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Overall Orange Tropical Cyclone alert for FRANKLIN-17 in Mexico from 06 Aug 2017 21:00 UTC to 10 Aug 2017 09:00 UTC
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12:28 Hurricane Franklin Hits Mexico, Leaves Damages
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 19:16:00 +0200   plenglish (en)

Mexico , Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) More than 2,000 people moved to shelters, two injured, as well as plantations, roads and damaged homes left Hurricane Franklin in Veracruz and Puebla, it was reported today. Franklin landfalled at 0:25 local time Thursday as a category one hurricane in the community of Lechuguillas, municipality of Vega de Alatorre.

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Mexican energy sector escapes Franklin more or less unscathed
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:28:00 +0200   upi (en)

Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Mexican refiners along the country's western coast were relatively spared as the remnants of Tropical Storm Franklin move out to sea, an industry report found. Franklin bounced along the western Mexican coast this week, hitting the country twice as a Category 1 hurricane. According to the U.

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Hurricane Franklin hits eastern Mexico
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:11:00 +0200   aljazeera-en (en)

Franklin , the tropical cyclone that was briefly a hurricane, has mostly dissipated in the mountains of eastern Mexico in a mass of thunderclouds and flash floods. It was identified and named as it approached the Yucatan peninsula from the east on Monday and deposited 160mm of rain on Campeche as it left to the west on Tuesday.

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Hurricane Franklin Makes Landfall in Mexican State of Veracruz
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:41:00 +0200   laht (en)

MEXICO – Franklin , a category 1 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale, made landfall Wednesday night in the Mexican state of Veracruz, according to the Mexican national weather bureau (SMN). Franklin, the first hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic season, was earlier classified as a tropical storm, but....

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 05:45:00 +0200   ksl (en)

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The remnants of Hurricane Franklin soaked central Mexico Thursday, threatening mudslides and flash floods after the storm hit the country's Gulf coast overnight. The U.S. National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a tropical depression as it broke up over the mountains of central Mexico.

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L'ouragan Franklin s'affaiblit après avoir touché l'est du Mexique
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 05:13:00 +0200   izf (fr)

L'ouragan Franklin a été rétrogradé en tempête tropicale jeudi, quelques heures après avoir touché l'est du Mexique, mais provoquait toujours de fortes pluies susceptibles d'engendrer des crues subites et des glissements de terrain, selon le Centre national des ouragans (NHC) basé à Miami.

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Hurricane Franklin degrades to tropical storm after impac...
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 02:48:00 +0200   sinacom-en (en)

Photo taken on Aug. 10, 2017 shows a truck passing through a waterlogged street caused by Hurricane Franklin , in Xalapa, in the state of Veracruz, Mexico . Category 1 Hurricane Franklin, degraded to tropical storm in the early hours of Thursday after impacting the coasts of the eastern state of....

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Hurricane Franklin degrades to tropical storm after impacting Mexico coasts
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 01:59:00 +0200   xinhuanet_en (en)

Photo taken on Aug. 10, 2017 shows a truck passing through a waterlogged street caused by Hurricane Franklin , in Xalapa, in the state of Veracruz, Mexico . Category 1 Hurricane Franklin, degraded to tropical storm in the early hours of Thursday after impacting the coasts of the eastern state of....

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Hurricane Franklin weakens after striking Mexico
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 01:45:00 +0200   jamaicaobserver (en)

MEXICO CITY, Mexico (AFP) – A category-one hurricane weakened into a tropical storm Thursday after slamming into Mexico's eastern coast with powerful winds and heavy rain capable of producing deadly flash floods. Hurricane Franklin made landfall near the town of Lechuguillas, northwest of the port....

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Franklin heads for oil state
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:24:00 +0200   fijitimes (en)

VERACRUZ, Mexico - Storm Franklin , now a Category 1 hurricane, is set to crash into eastern Mexico's key oil-producing Gulf state of Veracruz as the Atlantic's first hurricane of 2017, the US National Hurricane Center said. On Wednesday afternoon, the storm was located about 170km northeast of....

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 21:38:00 +0200   tribtown (en)

MEXICO CITY The remnants of Hurricane Franklin soaked central Mexico Thursday, threatening mudslides and flash floods after the storm hit the country’s Gulf coast overnight. The U.S. National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a tropical depression as it broke up over the mountains of central Mexico.

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 20:18:00 +0200   tampabay (en)

The U.S. National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a tropical depression as it broke up over the mountains of central Mexico . Franklin was centered about 20 miles (35 kilometers) north-northwest of Mexico City Thursday morning, with sustained winds of 30 mph (45 kph), with a steady rain falling in the nation's capital and winds picking up.

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Mexico: Tropical Cyclone Franklin - Aug 2017
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 19:43:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

Tropical Storm Franklin hit at 22:45 local time on Monday 7th (03:45 GMT Tuesday) near the town of Pulticub, in the south-eastern Mexican state of Quintana Roo, on the Yucatan Peninsula, according to the National Weather Service of Mexico (SMN for its Spanish acronym).

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Franklin weakens after striking Mexican coast
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:58:00 +0200   taipeitimes (en)

A Category 1 hurricane early yesterday weakened into a tropical storm after slamming into Mexico ’s eastern coast with powerful winds and heavy rain capable of producing deadly flash floods. Hurricane Franklin made landfall near the town of Lechuguillas, 115km northwest of the port of Veracruz, the US National Hurricane Center reported at 6am GMT.

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12:12 Mexico- Veracruz Starts Its Recovery After Hurricane Franklin
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:57:00 +0200   plenglish (en)

10 de agosto de 2017, 12:12 Mexico , Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Mexican western state of Veracruz is recovering today from Franklin ''s entry, which impacted the northern zone of the territory as a Category 1 hurricane. The meteor left fallen trees, minor highway blockades, floods, and power cuts although so far there is no victims reported.

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:38:00 +0200   bostonherald (en)

Credit: The Associated Press A woman ties down the frame of a beachfront business as she prepares for the arrival of Tropical Storm Franklin , in the port city of Veracruz, Mexico , Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. A strengthening Tropical Storm Franklin took aim at Mexico's central Gulf coast after a....

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:36:00 +0200   kob (en)

August 10, 2017 10:04 AM. MEXICO CITY (AP) — The remnants of Hurricane Franklin soaked central Mexico Thursday, threatening mudslides and flash floods after the storm hit the country's Gulf coast overnight. The U.S. National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a tropical depression as it broke up over the mountains of central Mexico.

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:19:00 +0200   wfsb (en)

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The remnants of Hurricane Franklin soaked central Mexico Thursday, threatening mudslides and flash floods after the storm hit the country's Gulf coast overnight. The U.S. National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a tropical depression as it broke up over the mountains of central Mexico.

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Remnants Of Franklin Advisory Number 16
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:18:00 +0200   thedailyherald (en)

BULLETIN. NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072017. 1000 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017. ...FRANKLIN DISSIPATES OVER MEXICO... SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION. LOCATION...19.7N 99.2W. ABOUT 20 MI...35 KM NNW OF MEXICO CITY MEXICO. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...45 KM/H. PRESENT MOVEMENT.

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Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:11:00 +0200   fox19 (en)

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The remnants of Hurricane Franklin soaked central Mexico Thursday, threatening mudslides and flash floods after the storm hit the country's Gulf coast overnight. The U.S. National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a tropical depression as it broke up over the mountains of central Mexico.

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