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Weather Alert – Tropical Storm Lorena
September 18, 2019

U.S. Embassy, Mexico City (September 18, 2019)

Location:  Mexican States of Guerrero, Michoacan, Colima, and Jalisco

Event: The Government of Mexico has issued a hurricane watch for Tropical Storm Lorena for the southwest coast of Mexico from Punta San Telmo, Michoacan to Cabo Corrientes, Jalisco. In addition, a tropical storm warning is in effect from Zihuatanejo, Guerrero to Cabo Corrientes, Jalisco. Lorena is expected to approach the southwest coast of Mexico on Thursday and become a hurricane on Friday. Heavy rains and strong winds are expected along the coasts of Guerrero, Michoacan, Colima, and Jalisco, which could cause life-threatening flash floods and landslides.

Actions to Take:


U.S. Embassy in Mexico City|
55-8526-2561 (From Mexico)
1-844-528-6611 (From the United States)


State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444