Satellite image of Hurricane Patricia, embedded are help numbers Jalisco: 013222247701, Colima: 013123130311, Nayarit: 013111330381

Mexico Hurricane Patricia Oct 2015

Hurricane Patricia became the strongest Pacific hurricane on record shortly after midnight CDT early Friday, Oct 23 (source). By early Friday, Patricia’s maximum sustained winds had increased to 200 mph (325 kph) – a Category 5 storm, the highest designation on the Saffir-Simpson scale used to quantify a hurricane’s wind strength.