Hurricane Adrian Near Mexico14.7N 105.9W
Hurricane Adrian is moving toward the west-northwest near 9 mph (15 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue for the next 48 hours.
Maximum sustained winds are near 140 mph (220 km/h) with higher gusts. Adrian is a category four hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson hurricane wind scale. Slight strengthening is possible early Friday, with gradual weakening forecast to begin by Friday night and continuing into Saturday.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 30 miles (45 km) from the center, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 90 miles (150 km). Estimated minimum central pressure is 946 mb (27.94 inches).
Hazards affecting land include high surf: large swells generated by Adrian will continue to affect a
portion of the southwestern coast of Mexico today through at least early this weekend. These swells could cause life-threatening surf and rip currents.