Tropical Depression 6 Forms Near Mexico

Depression expected to become tropical storm, no impact on South Florida

Tropical Depression No. 6 formed in the Bay of Campeche near the coast of Mexico Sunday, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami.

As of 5 p.m., the depression had maximum sustained winds of 35 mph as it moved west at 12 mph about 80 miles east-northeast of Veracruz.

A tropical storm warning was in effect for the gulf coast of Mexico from Veracruz to Tampico as the depression was expected to become a tropical storm before making landfall, according to the NHC.

The center of the storm should cross the Mexican coast early Monday. The depression will have no impact on South Florida.

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