Unlike Ingrid, which in recent days was lowering its intensity, the storm Manuel intensified its strength yesterday to become a Category 1 hurricane, directly affecting the Pacific coast of Mexico and threatening to increase the damage to the country and increase the number of deaths, which until yesterday reached 80 victims in 12 of the 32 Mexican states, from Saturday to Wednesday.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center reported that Manuel advances with sustained winds of near 115 km / h and could strengthen before hitting the northwest area of Mexico, towards the peninsula of Baja California, were Los Cabos is located. However, the Meteorological Service of Mexico announced today that its path would impact the north of Sinaloa.
Although Ingrid storm has dissipated, the devastation caused by it, maintain thousands of victims in panic, especially the inhabitants of the Acapulco area, where it has been reported cases of looting of stores for food, clothing, medicines and even appliances. Thousands of tourists made long lines for a plane ticket outside a shopping center used as a shelter.