Snow continues to batter Durango and other Mexico’s northern states


The government of Chihuahua issued a weather warning to residents about the arrival of the fourth winter storm of the year due to Cold Front No. 26.

The cold front, which began to enter the region on Friday December 27th, will bring sleet and additional snow to the elevated areas of the Tarahumara mountain range.

The National Weather Service (Servicio Meteorológico Nacional) also warned of possible snowfall in the mountains of Baja California, Sonora and Durango.

Minimum temperatures of between -5 and -10 degrees Celsius are expected in the mountain areas of Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila and Durango with temperatures ranging from -5 to 0 degrees Celsius in the mountain regions of Nuevo León, Zacatecas, Aguascalientes, San Luis Potosí, Hidalgo, Puebla, Tlaxcala, State of Mexico and Veracruz.

Snowfall has been ongoing in many of Mexico’s high regions with the continued arrival of cold fronts.

The Mazatlan Post