Aug 8, 2012
Hurricane Ernesto lands on Mexican coast
Ernesto had top sustained winds of 80 miles per hour as it landed on the Mexican coast near the town of Mahahual, about 20 miles north of Chetumal, the Rain was also pouring down further north on the resort of Cancun, although people stayed in their homes and hotels there.
Evacuations begin in Mexico
They're starting to evacuate people in Mexico, where Tropical Storm Ernesto is expected to slam into the Caribbean coast as a hurricane late tonight.