Mexico.-For this day, the front No. 58 with stationary characteristics will be located on the northeast of the country, in interaction with the current of peak winds, originate gusts of wind higher than 70 km/h with possible tolvaneras and/or Whirlwinds in the north and Northeast of the country, as well as short-lived thunderstorms and possible hailstorms in these regions.
On the other hand, a new cold front will approach northwest Mexico at night, favoring gusts of wind higher than 70 km/h in Baja California (including the north of the Sea of Cortez), Sonora and Chihuahua; and gusts above 50 km/h in Baja California Sur, Durango and Zacatecas. In turn, two low-pressure channels, one inside the territory and the other in the southeastern Mexican, in interaction with the entry of moisture from both coastlines, will generate the possibility of rain and showers accompanied by electrical activity in areas of the center, south and Southeast of the national territory. It will also keep the atmosphere warm to very hot in much of the Mexican Republic.
Finally, the «Mar de Fondo» event is expected with a high swell of 2.5 to 3.5 meters high on the western coast of the Baja California Peninsula.
The subtropical Storm «Andrea» in the Atlantic Ocean, was located at 04:00 local time 2030 km northeast of the coast of Quintana Roo, without affecting the country.
Precipitation forecast for today May 21, 2019:
Strong thunderstorms with very strong point storms (50 to 75 liters per square metre): Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Showers intervals with strong punctual storms (25 to 50 liters per square metre): Coahuila.
Showers intervals (5.1 to 25 liters per square metre): Baja California, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, Michoacán, Guerrero, San Luis Potosí, Oaxaca, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Estado de México, Puebla and Veracruz.
Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0 liters per square metre): Tlaxcala, Mexico City, Morelos, Yucatan and Quintana Roo.
Maximum temperature forecast for today May 21, 2019:
Temperatures from 40 to 45 °c: areas of Sinaloa, Tamaulipas, Nayarit, Jalisco, Michoacán, Guerrero, San Luis Potosí, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Chiapas, Tabasco, Campeche and Yucatán.
Temperatures from 35 to 40 ° C: Areas of Coahuila, Durango, Zacatecas, Colima, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Hidalgo, Puebla and Quintana Roo.
Wind forecast for today May 21, 2019:
Wind with gusts higher than 70 km/h: Baja California (including the north of the Sea of Cortez), Sonora and Chihuahua.
Wind with gusts above 50 km/h: Baja California Sur, Coahuila, Durango, Zacatecas, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Veracruz, Oaxaca, coasts of Campeche and Yucatán.
Forecast by Region:
Valle de México: Medium cloudy sky during the morning with an increase in evening clouds and the possibility of rains with showers in the state of Mexico and isolated rains in Mexico City, which could be accompanied by discharges Electrical. Hot atmosphere and wind of variable direction 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 15 to 17 °c is envisaged. For the state of México, maximum temperature of 27 to 29 °c and minimum of 7 to 9 °c.
Baja California Peninsula: Medium cloudy sky with rains and showers, as well as fog banks on the western coast of Baja California. Temperate environment in Baja California and hot in Baja California Sur. Northwest Wind from 20 to 35 km/h, with gusts higher than 70 km/h in Baja California and gusts higher than 50 km/h in Baja California Sur (including the north of the Sea of Cortez).
North Pacific: Sky partly cloudy and warm atmosphere to very hot. West Wind from 20 to 35 km/h in the region with gusts higher than 70 km/h in Sonora.
Pacific Center: cloudless Sky with rainy intervals in areas of Michoacán. Warm atmosphere to very hot. West component Wind 10 to 25 km/h.
South Pacific: Medium Cloudy sky during the morning and overcast with very strong storms in Oaxaca and Chiapas, intervals of squalls in Guerrero, which could be accompanied by electric activity in the afternoon. Warm atmosphere to very hot and wind from the south and southeast from 10 to 25 km/h with gusts of 35 km/h in storm zones.
Gulf of Mexico: Medium cloudy Sky during the day with very strong storms in Tabasco, as well as rains and showers intervals in Tamaulipas and Veracruz. Very hot atmosphere and wind from the south and southeast from 10 to 25 km/h in most of the region, plus gusts above 50 km/h in Tamaulipas.
Yucatan Peninsula: Medium cloudy sky with rains isolated in Yucatan and Quintana Roo in the afternoon. Hot atmosphere and northeast wind from 10 to 25 km/h with evening streaks that can exceed 50 km/h on the coasts of Campeche and Yucatán.
Table of the north: Overcast medium sky with intervals of showers in San Luis Potosí. Warm atmosphere to very hot. West Wind from 15 to 30 km/h with gusts above 70 km/h in Chihuahua, as well as more than 50 km/h in Coahuila, Durango, Zacatecas, Nuevo León and San Luis Potosí, as well as the possibility of fog banks over the high areas of Coahuila and Nuevo León in the early hours of Day.
Central table: Sky partially cloudy in the morning with an increase in evening clouds, possibility of showers intervals in Puebla and Guanajuato which will be accompanied by electric activity, as well as isolated rains in Tlaxcala and Morelos. Hot atmosphere and variable direction wind from 10 to 25 km/h with evening streaks that could exceed 40 km/h.
The maximum rainfall of the last 24 hours (in millimeters) was recorded in:
Escuintla, Chis., 75.0 and Constitution of 1857 (Ensenada), B.C., 3.2.
Maximum temperatures (in °c) were recorded in:
Huejutla, Hgo., 47.0; Tuxtepec, Oax., 44.5; Pedro, Montoya, S.L.P., Tierra Blanca, Ver., Caimanera, Mich. and Cuetzalan, Pue., 44.0; Cd. Altamirano, Gro. and Jalpan, Qro., 43.0; Constitution of Apatzingán, Jal., 42.5 and Tacubaya, Cd. of Méx., 30.1.
Minimum temperatures (in °c) were recorded in:
New large houses, Chih., 7.2; Toluca, Méx., 8.7; St. Christopher of the houses, Chis., 12.6; Cd. Constitución, B.C.S., 14.0; Guadalajara, Jal., 14.3 and CDMX airport., 18.0.
Source: National Meteorological Service