2.07.11.Na Mexico hit tropical storm "Arlene." Wind speed reaches its epicenter 100 kilometers per hour. He has already caused flooding in many parts of the country.
From the disaster affected about 20,000 people. Authorities evacuated residents of flooded areas. Heavy rains are projected to go on throughout Mexico at least another two days, said the TV channel "Russia-24".
Storm "Arlene" is the first in the region since the beginning of the year. The hurricane season has just begun and, according to experts, will be no less active than last year. In the Atlantic, as expected, has arisen to 18 tropical storms.