KIEV. 7 Aug. UNN. Hurricane the first category “John” was formed in the Pacific ocean more than 500 miles from the Mexican coast. This is evidenced by data released Monday by the National center for monitoring hurricanes, the United States with headquarters in Miami (Florida), informs UNN.
The wind speed at the center of atmospheric phenomena is about 33.3 m/s. “John” is 515 km South-West of the Mexican city of Manzanillo. The hurricane is moving in a North-westerly direction at a speed of about 3.6 m/s At the moment of danger for sushi there.
Next to the “John” was previously formed tropical storm “Ileana”. Now it is about 160 km from Manzanillo and moving along the coast of Mexico.
Meanwhile, in the Pacific ocean also raging hurricane “Hector”. It moves at a speed of about 7 m/s and are expected in a few days will pass in the vicinity of the Hawaiian Islands. As reported by the authorities that the us state, they prepared for possible consequences, which may cause element.
It should be noted that the hurricane season usually lasts from June 1 to November 30. Atmospheric phenomenon is classified as a tropical storm and gets its own name, if the wind speed reaches its epicenter about 17.5 m/s At a wind speed of 33 m/s or more the storm becomes a hurricane.
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