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Hurricane Celia Re-Strengthens to Category 2 Storm in Pacific

MIAMI -- Hurricane Celia has re-strengthened to a Category 2 storm in the Pacific.

According to the National Hurricane Center in Miami, the storm's maximum sustained winds increased Wednesday to near 100 mph with some additional strengthening possible.

Celia is located about 740 miles south of the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula and is heading west -- farther out to sea -- at about 12 mph.

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Darby is gaining strength in the Pacific south of Mexico. It's maximum sustained winds have increased to about 50 mph with additional strengthening forecast.

Darby is located about 305 miles south of Salina Cruz, Mexico, and is moving west-northwest near 9 mph.