Thousands evacuated as Hurricane Willa descends on Mexico

Tourists are seen outside a hotel as Hurricane Willa approaches the Pacific beach resort of Mazatlan, Mexico October 22, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Romero

MAZATLAN, Mexico (Reuters) – Thousands of people were evacuated, buildings boarded up and classes cancelled on Mexico’s Pacific coast as Hurricane Willa threatened to batter tourist resorts with high winds and heavy rains on Tuesday. Residents on Monday night sealed off windows and doors with large wooden planks on hotels facing the historic downtown boardwalk […]

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