Hurricane Grace made landfall in Mexico as the first major hurricane of the season, Tropical Storm Henri strengthens

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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Hurricane Grace made landfall early this morning around Tecolutla, Mexico as this season’s first major hurricane with sustained winds of 125 mph. Grace currently has winds of 90 mph and is expected to quickly weaken as it pushes through the higher elevations of Mexico.

Tropical Storm Henri strengthened overnight and now has sustained winds of 70mph and is moving to the NNE at 12mph. Henri is expected to strengthen into a hurricane today as it moves away from the coast of the Carolinas, possibly making landfall near Long Island, NY throughout the day on Sunday.

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