Cold Front 36 moves across Mexico


February 13, 2019.

Government of Mexico, issues the following notice: “NORTH” EVENT IN THE GULF OF MEXICO AND ISTHMUS OF TEHUANTEPEC, AS WELL AS HEAVY RAINS TO VERY STRONG IN THE SOUTHEAST AND PENINSULA OF YUCATÁN, ARISING FROM THE COLD FRONT No. 36 For this day, the  cold front No. 36 , will originate heavy rains to punctual very strong in the southeast of the country and in the Yucatan Peninsula. The  mass of air associated with the front will favor the “North” event in the south of the Gulf of Mexico, the Isthmus and the Gulf of Tehuantepec, as well as the northern component winds with gusts of over 50 km / h in the Yucatan Peninsula. it is expected to decrease in intensity at the end of the day. On the other hand, the entry of moisture from the Pacific Ocean to the northwest and north of Mexico, favored by the jet stream, will cause strong gusts of wind in the regions mentioned, as well as intervals of showers in Baja California. Precipitation forecast for today February 13, 2019:

Strong storms to very strong (50 to 75 mm)
 : Oaxaca and Chiapas. Intervals of showers with strong point storms (25 to 50 mm) : Veracruz, Tabasco, Yucatán and Quintana Roo. Intervals of showers (5.1 to 25 mm) : Baja California, Michoacán, Guerrero, Puebla and Campeche. Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0) : Sonora, Tamaulipas, Mexico City, State of Mexico and Tlaxcala.

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Prediction of minimum temperatures for today February 13, 2019:

Temperatures lower than -5 ° C:  Sierras de Chihuahua and Durango. 
Temperatures of -5 to 0 ° C:  Sierras of Baja California, Sonora, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Zacatecas, San Luis Potosi, Veracruz, Tlaxcala and State of Mexico. 
Temperatures from 0 to 5 ° C:  Sierras de Jalisco, Michoacán, Guanajuato, Aguascalientes, Queretaro, Tamaulipas, Hidalgo, Puebla and Oaxaca. 

Forecast of maximum temperatures for today February 13, 2019:

Temperatures from 35 to 40 ° C: Zones of Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Michoacán, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas, Durango and Morelos.

Wind forecast for today February 13, 2019: 

“North” event with gusts of wind over 70 km / h
 : Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec. 
“North” event with gusts of wind over 50 km / h : Coasts of Veracruz (south) and Tabasco. 

North component wind with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h:  Campeche, Yucatan and Quintana Roo. 
Wind with gusts exceeding 50 km / h : Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango and Sinaloa.Forecast by regions:

Valley of Mexico:  Cloudy sky with fog banks in the morning, isolated rains are expected in the afternoon in the region. East and northeast wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of 40 km / h. In Mexico City, a maximum temperature of 21 to 23 ° C and a minimum of 7 to 9 ° C is expected. For the State of Mexico, maximum temperature of 22 to 24 ° C and minimum of 0 to 2 ° C. 

Baja California Peninsula:  Partly cloudy skies with showers and cool environments in Baja California and warm in Baja California Sur. Northwest wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h. 

North Pacific:  Partly cloudy sky with isolated rains in Sonora. Cool environment in Sonora and warm in Sinaloa. West wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h.

Pacific Center:  Partly cloudy skies with intervals of showers in Michoacán and hot weather during the day. Wind south from 10 to 25 km / h.

South Pacific:  Cloudy skies during the day with very strong punctual storms in Oaxaca and Chiapas, as well as squalls in Guerrero. Banks of fog in mountainous areas. Warm atmosphere during the day. “North” event with gusts that can exceed 70 km / h in the Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec.

Gulf of Mexico:  Cloudy sky with strong point rains in Veracruz and Tabasco, and isolated rains in Tamaulipas. Banks of fog along the coast. Temperate environment during the day and “North” event with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h in the south of the coast.

Yucatan Peninsula:  Sky mostly cloudy with strong point storms in Yucatan and Quintana Roo; as well as intervals of showers in Campeche. Temperate environment during the day and wind of northern component with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h.

Mesa del Norte:  Partly cloudy sky. Cold environment in the morning with increased temperatures in the afternoon. Variable direction wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h in Chihuahua, Coahuila and Durango.

Central Table:  Cloudy sky with intervals of afternoon showers in Puebla and isolated rains in Tlaxcala. The environment will be temperate and the wind will be from north 10 to 25 km / h.The maximum rains of the last 24 hours (in millimeters) were recorded in:Record of rains from 06:00 hours on day 12 to 05:00 hours today:

Cancún, Q. Roo, 97.2; Ocotepec, Chis., 35.7; Orizaba, Ver., 25.2; Matlapa, SLP, 23.6; Oxkutzcab, Yuc., 13.0; Parres (Tlalpan), CDMX, 7.9 and Tlaxcalantongo, Pue., 7.4.The maximum temperatures (in ° C) were recorded in:Arriaga, Chis., 38.0; Merida, Yuc., 36.6; Zacatepec, Mor., 35.6; Colima, Col., 35.4; Campeche, Camp., 35.1; Villahermosa, Tab., 32.6; Choix, Sin., 32.5; Puerto Ángel, Oax., 32.4 and Tacubaya, CDMX, 21.6.The minimum temperatures (in ° C) were recorded in:Cumbres de Majalca, Chih., -8.1; Zimapán, Hgo., -1.1; Muzquiz, Coah., -0.6; Villa Ocampo, Dgo., 0.2; Amecameca, Edo. de Mex., 1.1; and Airport, CDMX, 9.0.


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