Cold front number 2 will extend this Tuesday in the northern border of the country, according to the National Meteorological Service (SMN).
This event is expected to cause strong winds with dust devils as well as occasional heavy rains and showers accompanied by electrical shocks. In addition, there are conditions for the formation of whirlwinds or tornadoes in the north of Coahuila.
Minimum temperature forecast for today, September 12, 2023
Minimum temperature from 0 to 5 °C: mountains of Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato, Michoacan, Mexico State, Hidalgo, Puebla and Tlaxcala.
Also, wind gusts of 50 to 70 kilometers per hour (km/h) are estimated, with possible tornadoes or tornadoes in Coahuila; winds with gusts of 40 to 60 km/h in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, and of the same intensity with tornadoes in Aguascalientes, Lower California, Lower Southern California, Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato, Jalisco, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosí, Sonora, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas and Zacatecas.
On the contrary, a very warm environment will continue in the entities of the Pacific coast of Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico, as well as in the northwest and northeast of the Republic of Mexico, in addition to the Yucatan Peninsula.
Rain forecast for today, September 12, 2023
With the cold front number 2, the Mexican monsoon is predicted to produce rains and heavy rains accompanied by electrical shocks as well as strong winds in the northwest of the national territory.
Meanwhile, the low pressure channels in the interior and southeastern parts of the country, combined with the instability of the upper atmosphere and the entry of humidity from the two coasts, will cause rains and heavy rains in the west, center, east and southeast, as well. such as the Yucatan Peninsula. These events will produce the following showers on Tuesday:
- Heavy rain with very strong points: Chihuahua, Chiapas and Tabasco.
- Intervals of rains with occasional heavy rains: Sonora, Sinaloa, Durango, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Veracruz and Campeche.
- Rainfall intervals: Coahuila, Jalisco, Colima, Michoacán, Guerrero, State of Mexico, Morelos, Yucatán and Quintana Roo.
- Isolated rains: Baja California, Baja California Sur, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Mexico City, Tlaxcala and Puebla.
Heavy rains may be accompanied by electric shock, strong winds and hail; as well as the creation of landslides, rising levels of rivers and streams, overflows and floods.