POST Online Media Lite Edition



 

Tropical storm Franklin weakens over Yucatan peninsula

Staff Writer |
Tropical storm Franklin was weakening on Tuesday over the Yucatan peninsula, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Article continues below






The storm was located about 135 miles (220 km) east-southeast of Campeche, Mexico and was packing maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 km/h), the NHC said.

Franklin is forecast to begin strengthening again on Tuesday night and Wednesday as it moves over the Bay of Campeche, the weather forecaster added.


What to read next

Mexican states coordinate actions vs. tropical storm lashing
Tropical Storm Lidia leaves four dead in Mexico
Tropical Storm Nate expected to hit U.S. Gulf Coast as hurricane this weekend