Tropical Storm Dalila slowing down of Mexico's Pacific coast

July 2, 2013 at 6:37 AM

MIAMI, July 2 (UPI) -- Tropical Storm Dalila was weakening and slowing down as it moves in the Pacific Ocean near Mexico Tuesday, forecasters said.

Dalila, with maximum sustained winds of 65 mph, was about 185 miles west-southwest of Manzanillo, Mexico, moving in a westerly direction at 5 mph, the National Hurricane Center in Miami said in its 5 a.m. EDT advisory.

No coastal watches or warnings were in effect.

Dalila was expected to maintain slow motion toward the west or west-southwest during the next 48 hours, forecasters said.

Tropical storm-force winds extended outward from center up to 80 miles.

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