Wednesday, 24 October 2018 By David Alire Garcia MAZATLAN, Mexico (Reuters) - The centre of Hurricane Willa moved over Mexico's Pacific coastline on Tuesday evening with winds of more than 100 miles per hour (160 kph), buffeting buildings and dumping rain on tourist resorts where thousands of people had moved to safety. Willa, a Category 3 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale, veered inland near the town of Teacapan, about 60 miles (100 km) south of the coastal resort of Mazatlan in the state of Sinaloa, satellite images showed
Mexico faces a dangerous Category 4 hurricane that could bring heavy rain to south Texas later this week. Hurricane Willa is expected to make landfall along Mexico's Pacific coast Tuesday or Wednesday. It could strengthen to a Category 5 before it hits.