Orlene upgraded to Category 4 hurricane as it heads for Mexico: NHC
MEXICO CITY, Oct 2, 2022 (BSS/AFP) - Powerful storm Orlene intensified to a
Category 4 hurricane Sunday on its way to Mexico's Pacific coast, where it is
expected to make landfall on Monday night, the US National Hurricane Center
"Extremely dangerous Category 4 Hurricane Orlene continues northward," the NHC
said in a Sunday morning advisory, warning of "significant wind, storm surge
and rainfall" in the Islas Marias and southwest Mexico.
At the time of the advisory the hurricane was 105 miles (170 kilometers)
southwest of Cabo Corrientes in the western state of Jalisco.