Hurricane Manuel - Wikipedia OverviewHurricane Manuel ( ) was the most destructive eastern Pacific tropical cyclone on record. Manuel brought widespread flooding across much of Mexico in September 2013, along with Hurricane Ingrid, which hit the opposite side of the nation the same day as Manuel, the first such occurrence since 1958. The fifteenth named storm and seventh hurricane of the annual hurricane season, Manuel originated from a strong area of low pressure south of Acapulco on September 13. Within favorable conditions aloft, the storm intensified into a tropical stormas it tracked northward. The following day, Manuel curved westward and strengthenRead moreMeteorological historyPreparationsImpactAftermathSee alsoSee all sectionsWikipedia · Text under CC-BY-SA license Hurricane Manuel hits Mexico; dozens missing after Sep 18, 2013Dozens of people are missing after a mudslide that buried homes as Hurricane Manuel pounded the country's Pacific coast, Mexico's president said Wednesday.