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Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Hurricane Franklin Bears Down on Mexico
The orange represent current tropical storm force winds and dark brown is hurricane force winds. Current maximum sustained winds are 85 mph with higher gusts. By the time of landfall, coast winds may gust to 100 mph. There will be a 2-5' storm surge.
In the inland higher terrain, serious flash flood is likely to develop.