Tropical depression forms off tip of Baja California

MIAMI (AP) " The National Hurricane Center says a tropical depression has formed southwest of Mexico.

Forecasters say the storm poses no threat to land Saturday night and is expected to become a tropical storm Sunday.

The depression was about 700 miles (1,130 kilometers) south-southwest of the southern tip of Baja California with maximum sustained winds of 35 mph (55 kph). It was moving toward the northwest at 12 mph (19 kph).

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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