Frost and low temperatures of between 1 and 3 degrees are forecast for the morning of Tuesday, December 27 in various areas of Mexico City. Meanwhile, whitewashed landscapes continued in Nevado de Toluca and Ajusco. The situation is more delicate in the United States and Canada with freezing temperatures reaching even the north of our country.
emquis, Snow, low temperatures, rain and hail were recorded in at least three municipalities in Mexico City. Secretary to Government, Marty Buttress, Snowfall was reported in the municipalities of Tlalpan, Milpa Alta and Cuajimalpa as the thermometer dropped.
“White Christmas in the jungles of the highlands of Mexico City,” the official wrote on social networks alongside a video showing snow and fog in one of the capital’s mountainous regions.
Marty Batres posted this video of snow in a mountainous area of Mexico City.
Mexico City’s Comprehensive Risk Management and Civil Protection Secretariat announced that orange alert In Alvaro Obregon, Cuajimalpa, Tlalpan, Magdalena Contreras and Xochimilco, frost and low temperatures of between 1 and 3 degrees are forecast for the morning of Tuesday, December 27.
Whereas, Coyocan, Azcapotzalco, Gustavo A. in Madero, Tlahuac and Miguel Hidalgo, yellow alert, Since the temperature is expected to be between 4 and 6 degrees.
For the safety of the capital’s residents, it was recommended to use it sparingly. three layers of clothing, Moisturize the skin, drink plenty of water, eat fruits and vegetables, and avoid sudden changes in temperature.
Weather in Mexico (central region, above) will behave similarly over the next few hours.
Active Cedena Plan DN-III
“bomb cyclone” weather phenomenon that primarily affects the United States and Canada andres lopez obrador Announced at a conference that Mexico is already preparing with the application of the DN-III plan.
“Army implemented DN-III scheme, it is working, distributing blankets, to those who have to go to work early or are on the streets. They are being given hot coffee, bread, armed forces are being deployed.”
The president noted the “cold and storm” conditions that affected the United States and Mexico “didn’t affect us much,” but the DN-III plan was implemented.
The President confirms that the Ministry of National Defense will implement the plan Chihuahua, Baja California and Nuevo Leon, Some of the entities most affected by winter storms in the United States
cold front number 20 It will enter the Mexican region this Monday night, with forecasts of cold and very cold conditions mainly in the north of the country, reported the National Meteorological Service (SMN).
The minimum temperature is likely to be -15 to -10°C with frost over the mountainous regions of Chihuahua, Nuevo León and Durango; and thrives in high places San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Tamaulipas and Zacatecas.
Meanwhile, Cold Front 19 will persist over the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico, which may bring heavy rains Quintana Roo and Veracruz, strong in Campeche, Chiapas, Oaxaca, Tabasco and Yucatan, and intervals of Rain Scattered rain is expected in Puebla and in Mexico City, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Mexico State, Querétaro and Morelos.
Nevado de Toluca and Ajusco offer white panoramas. Photo: Special.
Chaos on Tijuana flights
storms have mainly affected United States and Canada, However, they have also found results in the north of the country.
Due to weather conditions, hundreds of passengers have been stranded at the Tijuana airport due to delays and last-minute flight cancellations since last Friday, December 23.
The Federal Consumer Attorney’s Office said there were reports of three flights affected by the chaos at Tijuana airport and 26 complaints from users, although local media reported the suspension of 57 entry and exit routes.
When questioned about the impact on tourists and travelers in Tijuana, President López Obrador said that the impact was minor in the view of the United States.
“Basically this cold and storm conditions that happened in recent days and are still suffering affected the United States, around 2,000 flights were cancelled. In the case of Mexico, it doesn’t affect us much, it’s Chihuahua, northern Sonora, Baja California and Nuevo León,” he said.
Snow covered plane in Canada. Photo: Special.
cold front in the usa
US officials confirm at least 47 deaths due to the winter storm that plagues the country; 25 of them in Erie County alone, in western New York.
The eight most affected entities in the United States with more than half a million peoplee were left without electricity, at least 15,000 flights were cancelled, Due to which thousands of passengers are stranded during these December holidays.
For the fourth day in a row, freezing temperatures, hurricane-force winds and heavy snowfall kept much of the United States frozen. The National Weather Service (NWS, for its abbreviation in English) defined the event as a “bomb cyclone” or “low pressure storm”.
About 60% of the US population experiences below normal temperature advisories or alerts. Due to high energy demands, some cities have implemented cut-offs, including the demolition of power poles due to storms, which have prevented residents from enjoying this service on a daily basis.
The states most affected by the power outage were North Carolina, Maine and Tennessee, where temperatures were below zero.
meanwhile ohioGovernor Mike DeWine reported the four deaths in weather-related accidents, and State Governor Cathy Hochul NY, He mobilized the National Guard in Erie County, primarily in the city of Buffalo, where power service collapsed and two people died of medical causes that could not be treated.
Today’s expected temperatures in three countries.
Canada on alert for cold weather
There are currently 22 deaths related to the weather conditions. Airports in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal had to cancel flights and hundreds of thousands of people were left without power, mainly in the states of Quebec and Ontario, where public transport users were also trapped inside trains for more than 18 hours. Reported to live
The weather conditions are expected to improve during the week.
Starting last Friday, December 23, in Canada, the Climate Institute warns that temperatures will drop dramatically and with Winds that can exceed 100 kmph, Flights and classes were canceled and the population, mainly from Ontario and Quebec, were asked to take extreme precautions, as they could freeze within minutes if exposed to the elements.
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