In the latest update from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on September 1, Hurricane Norman was downgraded from a Category 4 to a Category 2 hurricane.
It is currently moving in a westward direction with maximum sustained winds of 110mph, making it a Category 2 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
NOAA is expecting Norman to continue to gradually weaken throughout the day.
In a public advisory, they said: “Gradual weakening is forecast to continue today.
“Little change in intensity is expected beginning Sunday through early next week.”
Norman is currently about 965 miles west south-west of the southern tip of Baja California, Mexico.
The downgraded hurricane is heading west at a speed of 8mph.
According to NOAA, the centre of Norman was located near latitude 16.3 North and longitude 123. West in their latest path update.
Hurricane Norman update: NOAA has downgrades Norman to a Category 2 hurricane (Image: HURRICANEZONE)
The report said: “A general westward to west-northwestward motion with an increase in forward speed is expected through early next week.
“On the forecast track, Norman will approach the central Pacific basin on