CANCUN, Mexico -- Hurricane Isidore was downgraded to a tropical
storm as it moved inland over Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
Forecasters were predicting that the storm would head back out
over water where it would likely gain strength before hitting land
again as a hurricane somewhere along the Texas or Louisiana
In Cancun, rain and winds ruined beach vacations, but tourism
officials reported no major damage or injuries, although some trees
were uprooted in the downtown area.
Cancun airport was open for business.
In Merida, Yucatan's state capital, the storm shattered windows
and toppled trees and power lines.