Dolores weakens to tropical depression in Pacific


Friday, July 17th 2009, 4:29 pm
By: News 9


MIAMI (AP) -- Forecasters say Dolores has weakened to a tropical depression over the Pacific Ocean and is expected to lose even more strength into the evening.
   Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center in Miami say Dolores will likely dissipate into a storm remnant Thursday evening.
   Dolores was about 860 miles west-southwest of the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California. The depression was moving over open waters to the west-northwest at about 18 mph. Maximum winds were at about 30 mph.