1 June 2017 - bulletin 290

Updated at 1845 GMT
Latest warning for 02E

Tropical storm Beatriz /  02E
Warning 05A from NHC at 1800 GMT
Position 15.4N 97.0W
Location 40 miles WSW of Puerto Angel, Mexico
Movement 020° (NNE) at 5 knots
Maximum sustained winds 35 knots gusting to 45 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 35 miles of the centre
Minimum central pressure 1004 mbar
Threatened landmasses Mexico
Next warning from NHC at 1800 GMT

Beatriz will move slowly northnortheast and will make landfall within the next 12 hours or so. After that, the storm will dissipate inland.

Mexican warnings
A tropical storm WARNING is in force from Puerto Escondido to Salina Cruz
Rainfall totals of 8 to 12, locally up to 20, inches can be expected over the state of Oaxaca
The southern part of the state of Vera Cruz could see 1 to 3 inches. These rains are likely to cause life-threatening flash floods and mudslides.

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