Tropical Storm “Dolores” downgraded in Mazatlan


Upon making landfall, the tropical storm dissipates; there could be showers of up to 25mm this Sunday

Mazatlan, Sin.- The Local Emergency Care Committee Mazatlan concluded this afternoon that the special session had declared permanent, at the risk of rain in the hydro-meteorological phenomenon “Dolores” this Saturday entered the country and demoted ad tropical DEPRESSION.

During the meeting this afternoon, the head of the Meteorological Service in Mazatlán, Hugo Nordahl Valdez, explained that this system could generate rainfall of 10 to 20 millimeters in Mazatlán, while between Escuinapa and Rosario the models forecast 20 to 50 millimeters of rain for the next few hours.

Given this, Eloy Ruiz Gastélum, coordinator of municipal Civil Protection, said that even when the extraordinary session ended, the agencies, corporations and aid groups will remain alert to any situation that may be registered.

“The information that the National Meteorological System presents us is that rains of no more than 25 millimeters and a little wind are expected; that allows us to conclude this extraordinary session of the Local Committee for Emergency Attention for the punctual monitoring of possible effects that we could present in the region, and specifically in the municipality of Mazatlán, “he said.

He added that everyone in the scope of their powers will remain attentive to any eventuality that may arise due to the effects of this storm, of which they are sure it will not be like that or possible future formations.


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