MIAMI (AP) — A tropical depression is moving toward southern Mexico's Pacific coast, where it's forecast to bring torrential rains.
The depression's maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 35 mph (55 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the depression could become a tropical storm later in the day.
A tropical storm warning is in effect in southern Mexico from Salina Cruz to Mexico's border with Guatemala.
The depression is centered about 140 miles (220 kilometers) south-southeast of Salina Cruz and is moving north near 6 mph (9 kph).