Hurricane Grace loses strength in Mexico, now at strength 1

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– MEXICO CITY, AUG 21 – Hurricane Grace continues to weaken, which hit the ground today in Mexico with ‘force 3’ on the Saffir-Simpson scale in the State of Veracruz, and which has now been reduced to ‘force 1 ‘in its evolution in the central Mexican regions, and could soon take on the character of a tropical storm.

The governor of Veracruz, Cuitláhuac García Jiménez, confirmed for most of the day the red alert during Grace’s passage, which caused damage to numerous homes, but no casualties.

According to the National Meteorological Service (Smn), the winds accompanying the hurricane have dropped in intensity. On the other hand, heavy rains continue affecting at least 16 Mexican states, while 24 are on the alert for phenomena of electrical discharges and lightning. (HANDLE).

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