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Weather Alert: Tropical Storm Lidia and Tropical Depression 16-E (Max)
October 8, 2023

Location: Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Sinaloa, Baja California Sur, Michoacán, and Guerrero

Event: The National Hurricane Center (NHC) reports that Tropical Storm Lidia is projected to strengthen to a hurricane before landfall in west-central Mexico on Tuesday, October 10 and Tropical Depression 16-E is projected to strengthen to become Tropical Storm Max and impact the Mexican coast by Monday, October 9.  U.S. citizens in the impacted areas should monitor the progress of Tropical Storm Lidia and Tropical Depression 16-E. The Government of Mexico has issued a Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Warning in impacted areas.

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