Mexico issues warning of extreme weather and temperatures


Servicio Meteorológico Nacional, the official source of the Government of Mexico, issues the following notice: STRONG PERFORMING STORMS ARE PROVIDED ACCOMPANIED BY ELECTRICAL ACTIVITY AND POSSIBLE HAIL IN NORTHEASTERN MEXICO. For today, the cold front No. 55 will extend over the border states of northern and northeastern Mexico, will cause strong point storms accompanied by electrical activity, hail and the possible formation of whirlpools in Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, and Tamaulipas, as well as gushing winds above 50 km / h in the northeast of the country. On the other hand, a very hot environment will be maintained in a large part of the Mexican Republic, with extremely hot daytime temperatures in the Pacific coastal states, the Gulf of Mexico coast and the Yucatan Peninsula, as well as a decrease in rain potential. .

Precipitation forecast for today May 9, 2019: 

Intervals of showers with strong point storms (25 to 50 mm): 
 Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas and Chiapas. 

Intervals of showers (5.1 to 25 mm) : Chihuahua and Oaxaca. 

Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0 mm) : San Luis Potosi, Hidalgo, Puebla, Veracruz, Campeche and Quintana Roo.

Forecast of maximum temperatures for today May 9, 2019: 

Temperatures above 40 ° C: 
 Zones of Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Michoacan, Morelos, San Luis Potosi, Hidalgo, Puebla, Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Tabasco , Chiapas, Campeche and Yucatan. 

Temperatures from 35 to 40 ° C:  Areas of Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Zacatecas, Durango, Nuevo Leon, Guanajuato, Querétaro and Quintana Roo.

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Wind forecast for today May 9, 2019: 

Wind with gusts exceeding 50 km / h : Peninsula of Baja California (including the Gulf of California), Chihuahua, Durango, Zacatecas, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Michoacán, Veracruz, Oaxaca , as well as on the coasts of Campeche and Yucatán. 

Wind with gusts exceeding 50 km / h with possible dust devils or whirlpools in: North of Coahuila, Nuevo León and Tamaulipas.Forecast by regions:

Valley of Mexico:  Clear sky. Hot and windy south from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of up to 40 km / h. In Mexico City, a maximum temperature of 29 to 31 ° C and a minimum of 14 to 16 ° C is expected. For the State of Mexico, maximum temperature of 26 to 28 ° C and minimum of 4 to 6 ° C. 

Peninsula of Baja California:  Clear sky most of the day. Warm atmosphere in Baja California and very hot in Baja California Sur. Northwest wind 20 to 35 km / h with gusts that can exceed 50 km / h in the region (including the Gulf of California).

North Pacific:  Clear sky most of the day. Very hot atmosphere and west wind from 10 to 25 km / h. 

Pacific Center:  Clear sky. Very hot and northwest wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of up to 50 km / h in Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima and Michoacán.  

South Pacific:  Partly cloudy sky during the day with an increase in cloudy in the afternoon, strong point storms are forecast in Chiapas and intervals of showers in Oaxaca, which will be accompanied by electrical activity and possible hail. Very hot to extremely hot and south wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts of up to 50 km / h in Oaxaca. 

Gulf of Mexico: Partly cloudy sky during the day, an increase in afternoon clouds with heavy rains in Tamaulipas accompanied by electrical activity and possible dust or whirlwinds, as well as scattered rains in Veracruz. Very hot environment and south and southeast wind from 20 to 35 km / h, with gusts that can reach 50 km / h in Tamaulipas. 

Yucatan Peninsula:  Clear skies most of the day, with increased cloudiness in the afternoon, rain is expected in Campeche and Quintana Roo. Very hot and windy east and southeast from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts exceeding 50 km / h on the coasts of Campeche and Yucatan. 

Mesa del Norte:  Clear sky most of the day, in the afternoon the cloud cover will increase, expecting strong point storms, with possible hail fall and formation of whirlpools or dust devils in Coahuila and Nuevo León, as well as isolated rains in San Luis Potosí . Very hot and variable direction wind from 10 to 25 km / h with gusts exceeding 50 km / h in Chihuahua, Durango, Zacatecas. 

Central Table:  Clear sky most of the day, in the afternoon the clouds will increase, waiting for isolated rains in Hidalgo and Puebla. Hot and variable direction wind from 10 to 25 km / h.The maximum rains of the last 24 hours (in millimeters) were recorded in:The maximum temperatures (in ° C) were recorded in:

Coatzacoalcos, Ver., 45.4; Río Verde, SLP., 42.0; Monterrey, NL., 41.5; Soto La Marina, Tamps., 41.2; Campeche, Camp., 41.0; Villahermosa, Tab., 40.4; Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chis., 40.1; Monclova, Coah., 39.0; Merida, Yuc., 39.0 and Tacubaya, CDMX., 29.5.The minimum temperatures (in ° C) were recorded in:Temosachi, Chih., 4.4; Toluca, Mex., 6.1; Tlaxcala, Tlax., 9.9; Guadalajara, Jal., 12.2 and Airport, CDMX., 17.0.


The National Water Commission, through the National Meteorological Service, will continue to report the development of these phenomena through the Twitter account @conagua_clima, as well as the internet sites and www.conagua .gob.mxDate and time of the next issuance of the forecast: May 9, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.

Source: conagua

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