At 16:22 hours this Friday will be the winter solstice, which marks the beginning of the coldest season of the year in the northern hemisphere, reported the National Water Commission (Conagua).
During this time of the year, the days have fewer sunlight hours and the lowest temperatures are recorded.
In Mexico, the coldest temperatures will be felt in Sonora, Baja California, Chihuahua, Sinaloa, Durango, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Zacatecas, San Luis Potosi, most of Baja California Sur and the high regions of the center of the Mexican Republic.
Frosts and precipitation of snow or sleet are also recorded in the states of the northwest, north, northeast, center, and east of the country, mainly in its mountainous regions. In the winter storms can also occur, of which three events have been registered that generated drastic temperature drops in most of the national territory.
Other winter systems are the cold fronts that cause an event of “North on the coasts of the Gulf of Mexico, the Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec, the forecast of rains for December is 8.2 above normal,” he said.
Source: Notimex, Conagua
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