Thirteen people were killed when mud engulfed their homes on hillsides in Veracruz state.
Another man drowned after being swept away by fast-flowing floodwaters in neighbouring Oaxaca.
Fernand made landfall near the Atlantic port city of Veracruz on Monday and weakened as it moved north-west.
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