Mexico: Hurricane Marty - Sep 2003
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September 24, 2003, Baltimore, MD - Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is responding to the call of Catholic church partners in Mexico to assist in recovery efforts across a country battered by weeks of storms.
Mexico City (dpa) - The death toll from Hurricane Marty rose to 10 with many communities in northwestern Mexico stranded and lacking electricity and drinking water, reports said Wednesday.
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2003/0130
OCHA Situation Report No. 2
Mexico - Tropical Storm Marty
WTPN31 PHNC 231600
MSGID/GENADMIN/NAVPACMETOCCEN PEARL HARBOR HI//JTWC//
SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING//
1. TROPICAL STORM 13E (MARTY) WARNING
01 ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE IN EASTPAC
MAX SUSTAINED WINDS BASED ON ONE-MINUTE AVERAGE
231200Z8 --- NEAR 29.4N5 113.2W7
MOVEMENT PAST SIX HOURS - 335 DEGREES AT 10 KTS
POSITION ACCURATE TO WITHIN 060 NM
POSITION BASED ON CENTER LOCATED BY SATELLITE
PRESENT WIND DISTRIBUTION:
MAX SUSTAINED WINDS - 035 KT, GUSTS 045
RADIUS OF 034 KT WINDS - 075 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
Mexico City (dpa) - Six people were killed and several were missing after Hurricane Marty passed through Mexico's Pacific coast region, officials and television reports said Tuesday.
Now downgraded to a tropical storm, Marty continued to lose strength over the Gulf of California. The storm on Monday battered the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula with sustained winds of 160 kilometres per hour.
Marty killed three people in Baja California and another in Sinaloa state. Televisa reported Tuesday that two people on a boat off Sonora state had died.
FKPN31 PHNC 230400
SUBJ/PROGNOSTIC REASONING FOR HURRICANE (HR) 13E (MARTY)/WARNING NR 15//
SUBDIRECCIÓN GENERAL TÉCNICA
SERVICIO METEOROLÓGICO NACIONAL
SUBGERENCIA DE PRONÓSTICO
AVISO DE CICLONES TROPICALES DEL PACÍFICO
El Servicio Meteorológico Nacional de la CNA integrante del Sistema Nacional de Protección Civil, informa:
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2003/0129
OCHA Situation Report No. 1
Mexico - Hurricane Marty