Mexico.- For today, the No. 20 front will be extended with stationary characteristics and in the process of dissipation over the Gulf of Mexico, however, it will cause rain and shower potential on entities in the east and southeast of the country. The associated cold air mass will generate wind with gusts above 50 km/h in the Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec, cold to very cold environment during the early morning and tomorrow over the north, northeast, center and east of the territory, with morning frosts in high areas of the Northern Table and Central Table. During the afternoon, the air mass will modify its characteristics, allowing a gradual rise in temperatures.
On the other hand, the cold front No. 21 will enter northern Baja California and in interaction with superior atmospheric instability, generate potential for rains and heavy point rains in Baja California, Sonora and Chihuahua, winds with gusts greater than 50 km/h in areas of Baja California, Sonora and Chihuahua and possible sleet fall in the mountains of Baja California and northern Sonora. Finally an anticyclonic circulation at medium levels of the atmosphere over the national territory, will maintain clear skies conditions, warm atmosphere during the afternoon and low rainfall over most of the country.
Precipitation forecast for today 8 December 2019:
Intervals of showers with heavy occasional rains (25 to 50 liters per square meter): Baja California and Chihuahua.
Intervals of showers (5.1 to 25 liters per square meter): Sonora and Chiapas.
Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0 liters per square meter): Michoacán, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Tabasco and Veracruz.
Possible sleet fall: Sierras de Baja California and North Sonora.
Rains may be accompanied by electric shocks and thundering winds.
Minimum temperature forecast for today 8 December 2019:
Temperatures less than -5oC with possible frosts: Sierras de Chihuahua and Durango.
Minimum temperatures of -5oC to 0oC and presence of frosts: Sierras de Baja California, Sonora, Zacatecas, State of Mexico, Mexico City, Morelos, Tlaxcala, Hidalgo, Puebla and Veracruz.
Temperatures from 0 to 5oC: Sierras de Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Jalisco, Guanajuato and Oaxaca.
Maximum temperature forecast for today 8 December 2019:
Temperatures from 35o to 40oC: Areas of Michoacán, Querétaro, Guerrero, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Morelos, Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Wind Forecast for Today 8 December 2019:
Wind with gusts that can exceed 50 km/h: Zones of Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec.
Forecast by region:
Mexico Valley: Clear sky during the day. Cold to very cold environment with morning frosts in high areas. Wind north from 10 to 25 km/h. In Mexico City, a maximum temperature of 24 to 26oC and a minimum of 6 to 8oC is forecast. For the State of Mexico maximum temperature of 23 to 25oC and minimum of 2 to 4oC.
Baja California Peninsula: Cloudy sky with heavy spot rains in Baja California, very cold environment, possible fall of sleet in its mountainous area, as well as temperate environment in Baja California Sur. Wind northwest from 10 to 25 km/h in the region, with streaks that can exceed 50 km/h in areas of Baja California.
North Pacific: Partially cloudy sky with intervals of chubascos, cold atmosphere in the morning and possible fall of sleet in Sierras de Sonora and warm atmosphere in Sinaloa. Wind northwest from 10 to 25 km/h in the region, with streaks that can exceed 50 km/h in areas of Sonora.
Pacific Center: Clear sky most of the day, with increased cloud in order and isolated afternoon rains in Michoacán. Warm atmosphere and west wind from 10 to 25 km/h.
South Pacific: Cloudy sky in the afternoon, with intervals of showers in Chiapas, as well as isolated rains in the rest of the region. Warm atmosphere and north wind from 10 to 25 km/h, with gusts greater than 50 km/h in the Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec (Oaxaca and Chiapas).
Gulf of Mexico: Sky clouded by the afternoon isolated rains in Veracruz and Tabasco. Fog banks in mountainous areas of the region. Warm temperate environment and east and southeast wind from 10 to 25 km/h.
Yucatan Peninsula: Partially cloudy sky. Warm atmosphere and north wind from 10 to 25 km/h.
Mesa del Norte: Clear sky most of the day with evening clouds and heavy rains in Chihuahua. Cold environment and possible frosts in mountainous areas during the early hours of the morning. Variable direction wind from 10 to 25 km/h in the region, with streaks that can exceed 50 km/h in Chihuahua.
Central Table: Clear sky most of the day. Very cold environment with scattered fog banks and possible morning frosts. Warm atmosphere in the afternoon and northeast wind from 10 to 25 km/h.