The Cold Front No. 42 and a cold-core vortex originate the tenth winter storm of the season over northwestern Mexico
On Monday, the cold front No. 42 and the Tenth Winter Storm will cross the northwest of the country and will cause heavy rains over that region, wind gusts from 80 to 100 km / h in Chihuahua and Durango, very cold and snowy environment in mountainous areas of Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, and Durango. On the other hand, an extended dry line over Coahuila will cause wind gusts of 60 to 80 km / h and tolvaneras in Coahuila, Nuevo León, Zacatecas and San Luis Potosí. In the rest of the national territory, the circulation of a high-pressure system will maintain a low probability of rain, warm to hot daytime environment and south component wind on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
Precipitation forecast for today March 2, 2020:
Intervals of showers with heavy point rains (25 to 50 liters per square meter): Baja California, Sonora and Chihuahua.
Showers intervals (5.1 to 25 liters per square meter): Coahuila, Sinaloa and Durango.
Isolated showers (0.1 to 5.0 liters per square meter): Baja California Sur.
Snowfall: Sierras of Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua and Durango.
Rains can be accompanied by electric shocks and hail fall
Minimum temperature forecast for today March 2, 2020:
Minimum temperatures from -10 to -5 ° C: Sierras de Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua and Durango.
Minimum temperatures from -5 to 0 ° C: Sierras de Zacatecas, State of Mexico and Puebla.
Forecast of maximum temperatures for today March 2, 2020:
Maximum temperatures from 40 ° C to 45 ° C: Michoacán and Guerrero.
Maximum temperatures from 35 ° C to 40 ° C: Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Morelos, San Luis Potosí, Veracruz, Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Wind and wave forecast for today March 2, 2020:
Wind with gusts of 80 to 100 km / h: Chihuahua and Durango.
Wind with gusts of 60 to 80 km / h and possible hoppers: Coahuila, Nuevo León, Zacatecas and San Luis Potosí (west).
Wind with gusts of 40 to 60 km / h and possible hoppers: Baja California, Baja California Sur, Gulf of California, Sonora, Jalisco, Aguascalientes, Guanajuato and Querétaro.
South component wind with gusts of 40 to 50 km / h: Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatán and Quintana Roo.
Swell of 2 to 4 meters of significant height: Western coast of the Peninsula of Baja California.
Forecast by regions:
Valley of Mexico: Clear sky most of the day. Hot environment. South and southwest wind between 15 and 30 km / h with gusts of 40 km / h. In Mexico City, a maximum temperature of 28 to 30 ° C and a minimum temperature of 11 to 13 ° C is forecast. For the State of Mexico maximum temperature of 26 to 28 ° C and minimum of 3 to 5 ° C.
Baja California Peninsula: Cloudy sky with heavy point rains in Baja California and isolated rains in Baja California Sur. Very cold environment with snow fall in the mountains of Baja California. Wind gusts of 40 to 60 km / h and waves of 2 to 4 meters high on the western coast of the region.
North Pacific: Cloudy sky with heavy point rains, cold environment and snowfall in high areas of Sonora; and intervals of showers and mild to warm environment in Sinaloa . Southwest wind between 15 and 30 km / h in the region with gusts of 40 to 60 km / h in Sonora.
Central Pacific: Clear sky most of the day. Very hot environment in areas of Michoacán. West wind of 15 to 30 km / h with gusts of 40 to 60 km / h in the north and east of Jalisco.
South Pacific: Clear Sky most of the day; hot and windy component south from 15 to 30 km / h.
Gulf of Mexico: Partly cloudy sky. Warm to hot environment during the day. South and southeast wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of 40 to 50 km / h on the coasts of the region.
Yucatan Peninsula: Clear sky most of the day and hot environment. Southeast wind 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of 40 to 50 km / h in the region.
Mesa del Norte: Cloudy sky with heavy rain in Chihuahua and intervals of showers in Coahuila and Durango. Cold environment with snow fall in the mountains of Chihuahua and Durango. Variable direction wind of 15 to 30 km / h with gusts of 80 to 100 km / h in areas of Chihuahua and Durango; from 60 to 80 km / h and hoppers in Coahuila, Nuevo León, Zacatecas and San Luis Potosí (west), and gusts of 40 to 60 km / h in Aguascalientes.
Central Table: Clear sky most of the day. Warm atmosphere in the afternoon and southwest wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of 40 to 60 km / h in Guanajuato and Querétaro.
The maximum rains of the last 24 hours (in millimeters) were recorded in:
Playa Rosarito (Playas de Rosarito), BC, 4.2; Tecate, BC, 1.4; San Quintín (Ensenada), BC, 0.8; Vicente Guerrero Dam (Padilla), Tamps. and Bochil, Chis., 0.4.
The maximum temperatures (in ° C) were recorded in:
Tapachula, Chis., 38.2; Río Verde, SLP, 37.4; Campeche, Camp., 34.8; Torreón, Coah., 34.5; Salina Cruz, Oax., 34.3; La Paz, BCS, 34.1; Acapulco, Gro., 34.0 and Tacubaya, CDMX, 28.6.
The minimum temperatures (in ° C) were recorded in:
La Michilia, Dgo., -2.6; Amanalco, Edo. de Méx., 1.4; La Florida, Zac., 1.6; Summits of Majalca, Chih., 2.3; La Rumorosa, BC, 2.5; Huitzilac, Mor., 4.5 and Airport, CDMX, 15.0.
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