The North Eastern Pacific is the second most active hurricane basin in the world 

  1. In an average year it has 15 –16 tropical storms

9 turning into hurricanes 

5 into major hurricanes (Category 3 or greater)

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Red Alert as center of storm only 25 miles from Cabo

Date Published:

Time: 15.30

Red Alert as storm Lidia strengthen, with center due to pass over Cabo in next few hours...

At 1200 PM MDT (1800 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Lidia was only about 25 miles (40k) from Cabo San Lucas. With current location near latitude 22.5 North, and longitude 110.0 West. 

The center is expected to pass near, or over the southern tip of BCS ie: Cabo,  in the next few hours, moving in a north –northwest directions at  9 mph (15 km/h. 

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 65 mph (105 km/h) with some higher gusts.  Strengthening may occur in the next few hours. And hurricane conditions are possible within the hurricane watch area during the next several hours

Weakening is expected tonight through Friday night as the center moves over the Baja California peninsula. 

The total predicted rainfall is 8 to 12 inches. These rains have the potential to cause life-threatening flash floods and mudslides.

These warnings are serious. Please don’t take risks.

We will be posting regular updates - as long as internet connectivity remains.

Want to know more about stormy weather in Cabo?

Check out our hurricane timeline that details storms in Cabo over the last 20 years. Find out when and why hurricanes hit Cabo. Read some heart warming stories of how people coped through hurricane Odile. And get some great hints and tips on how to prepare for a storm...

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