Tropical Storm with 45 mph winds likely to remain offshore today and on Friday

At 0900hrs GMT, Tropical Storm Iselle was located near 17.6N and 108.6W. It is currently moving toward the West Northwest at nearly 10 miles per hour.

The location is West Southwest of Manzanillo, Mexico and about 375 miles South Southeast of the southern tip of Baja, California.

Forecasters expect Iselle to remain offshore from the Pacific coast of Mexico today and on Friday. Maximum sustained windspeeds are near 45 mph. Forecasters do not expect a marked change in strength over the next two days.