Sinaloa on alert for the effects of Hurricane “Nora” Mazatlán will be first to feel its strength


The alert is being issued for Mazatlán, an area that will begin to feel the force of hurricane one as of this Saturday with strong winds and very high waves, take care! 

Sinaloa.- Partly cloudy skies in the morning and cloudy in the afternoon with very strong occasional rains, with electrical discharges and gusty winds of up to 60 kilometers per hour, are forecast for Sinaloa by the National Meteorological Service in its most recent weather forecast. 

The agency highlights that this Saturday’s rainfall could accumulate up to 75 millimeters, but as “Nora” approaches its center to this area while it continues parallel to the coastline, it will increase and the forecast is more than 150 millimeters. 

At the moment the wide clouds invade much of Sinaloa, which for the next few hours, from 6:00 to 9:00 in the morning, will focus rains in Mazatlán, Rosario, and Escuinapa.

In addition to the effects of Hurricane “Nora”, tropical waves that move through the Sierra Madre Occidental, promote these conditions that will become more acute in the next few hours and will cause adverse weather to become widespread throughout Sinaloa in the afternoon and evening. 

If you need to check the forecast in your municipality, we suggest you consult the SMN system here

Forecast for sunrise and sunset today, August 28, 2021 in Sinaloa

For its part, the service warns of humid and suffocating heat during the day that will be accompanied by cloudy intervals and storms that will become general in the afternoon and evening. It also promoted a first alert for hurricane “Nora” which is located 68 kilometers away from the entity. 

It also foresees minimum temperatures of 28 degrees and a maximum of 37; the levels of solar radiation and UV rays will be high of 9 points at 2:00 in the afternoon weather forecast for Sinaloa today August 28, 2021

The following graph shows the extended forecast of for the main ones in Sinaloa today, August 28, 2021 extended forecast for the main Sinaloa today, August 28, 2021's extended forecast for the main Sinaloa today, August 28, 2021

Remember that by the end of this weekend and until next Tuesday, “Nora” is expected to discharge up to 400 millimeters of rain, so you must be forewarned also due to intense winds with gusts of up to 160 km / h .


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