FILE PHOTO: A red flag on the beach warns beachgoers of hazards due to the proximity of Hurricane Grace in Cancun, Mexico August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Paola Chiomante NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
(Reuters) - Category 1 hurricane Grace made landfall along the eastern Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, near Tulum, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Thursday.
Grace is now located about 10 miles (15 km) south of Tulum, packing maximum sustained winds of 80 mph (130 kph), the Miami-based weather forecaster said.