2 tropical storms form off Mexico's southwestern Coast

The projected path of Hurricane Hector as of 5 p.m. Sunday

Tropical Storm Ileana also was growing while racing John up the coastline.

John was located about 320 miles (510 km) southwest of Cabo Corrientes, Mexico, and 435 miles (700 km) south of the southern tip of Baja California as of 0300 GMT. It had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 kph) and was heading west-northwest at 13 miles per hour (20 kph).

That left three disturbances in the Eastern Pacific: Tropical Strom Ileana formed near Manzanillo on Monday but has now been absorbed by the much larger Hurricane John, while the newly formed Tropical Storm Kristy is roughly halfway between Cabo and Hawaii. This is not clear at this time, but according to local media on the Big Island, Will Okabe, Acting Mayor of the County of Hawai'i, released an emergency proclamation with Hurricane Hector closing in on the shores of Hawaii Island.

The storm was moving west at roughly 15 miles per hour.

Two new tropical storms are strengthening off Mexico and both are projected to reach hurricane force while marching northwestward parallel to the coast, bringing heavy surf.

Ileana had a potential to brush Mexico's southwestern shoulder, and authorities posted a tropical warm warning for the coast from Lazaro Cardenas to Cabo Corrientes. Authorities posted a hurricane watch from Punta San Telmo in Michoacan state to Playa Perula in Jalisco state.

The storm is not now a threat to any land.

The storm was centered about 1,160 miles west of the Azores and was moving north near 16 mph.

What's more, an El Nino, an anomalous warming in the tropical Pacific, is likely to develop, the Climate Prediction Center says, and that warming typically generates strong winds from the west that could add to the shearing.

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