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The Latest: Patricia weakening but still strong hurricane as it moves over Mexico

  • Residents and tourists take refuge in a small shelter as they await the arrival of Hurricane Patricia in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015. Residents and tourists were hunkering down or trying to make last-minute escapes ahead of what forecasters called a "potentially catastrophic landfall" later in the day. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

    Residents and tourists take refuge in a small shelter as they await the arrival of Hurricane Patricia in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015. Residents and tourists were hunkering down or trying to make last-minute escapes ahead of what forecasters called a "potentially catastrophic landfall" later in the day. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)  (The Associated Press)

  • Residents visit the waterfront in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Patricia, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015.  Patricia barreled toward southwestern Mexico Friday as a monster Category 5 storm, the strongest ever in the Western Hemisphere. Locals and tourists were either hunkering down or trying to make last-minute escapes ahead of what forecasters called a "potentially catastrophic landfall" later in the day. (A (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

    Residents visit the waterfront in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Patricia, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015. Patricia barreled toward southwestern Mexico Friday as a monster Category 5 storm, the strongest ever in the Western Hemisphere. Locals and tourists were either hunkering down or trying to make last-minute escapes ahead of what forecasters called a "potentially catastrophic landfall" later in the day. (A (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)  (The Associated Press)

  • Hotel rooms where local residents sought shelter during the passage of Hurricane Patricia only to have the roof torn off from over their heads, are seen from above at the El Refugio hotel in Emiliano Zapata, Mexico, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

    Hotel rooms where local residents sought shelter during the passage of Hurricane Patricia only to have the roof torn off from over their heads, are seen from above at the El Refugio hotel in Emiliano Zapata, Mexico, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)  (The Associated Press)

The latest on Hurricane Patricia (all times local):

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1:15 a.m. Saturday

The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Hurricane Patricia has weakened to a Category 2 storm, with sustained winds of 100 mph (155 kph).

The storm made landfall Friday evening on Mexico's Pacific coast as a monstrous Category 5 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 165 mph (270 kph).

But it is rapidly losing steam as it moves over a mountainous region inland from the shore.

Early Saturday, its center was about 135 miles (215 kilometers) southwest of Zacatecas, Mexico.

Authorities say that so far there are reports of flooding and landslides, but no word of fatalities or major damage.

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