Mexico.- This day, the cold front No. 36, in combination with the «Atmospheric River» that generates the jet stream, will cause the possibility of falling snow or sleet in the mountains of the north and center of the country; the possibility of heavy to heavy rains in the west, east, south and southeast of the national territory, as well as «Northern Event» in the south of the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, Yucatan Peninsula and Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec.
Precipitation Forecast for Today 1 February 2020:
Very heavy rains at intense points (75 to 150 liters per square meter): Tabasco and Chiapas.
Heavy rains at very strong points (50 to 75 liters per square meter): Veracruz, Oaxaca and Campeche.
Intervals of showers with heavy occasional rains (25 to 50 liters per square meter): Sinaloa, Durango, Nayarit, Zacatecas, Jalisco, Puebla, Yucatan and Quintana Roo.
Intervals of showers (5.1 to 25 liters per square meter): Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí and Aguascalientes.
Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0 liters per square meter): Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, Guanajuato, Colima, Michoacán, Hidalgo, Querétaro, State of Mexico, Mexico City and Guerrero.
Probability of snowfall or sleet: Mountainous areas of Chihuahua, Durango and Zacatecas, as well as at peaks with altitudes above 4,200 meters from the Transversal Volcanic Axis (Popocatépetl, Nevado de Toluca, Iztaccíhuatl, Sierra Negra, La Malinche, Pico de Orizaba and Cofre de Perote).
Rains can be accompanied by electric shocks and strong wind gusts.
Minimum temperature forecast for today 1st February 2020:
Minimum temperatures from -10 to -5oC and frost: Sierras de Sonora, Chihuahua, Durango and Zacatecas.
Minimum temperatures of -5oC to 0oC and frost: Sierras de Coahuila, Nuevo León, Michoacán, Aguascalientes, San Luis Potosí, State of Mexico, Hidalgo, Puebla and Tlaxcala.
Minimum temperatures from 0oC to 5oC: Sierras de Tamaulipas, Querétaro, Veracruz and Oaxaca.
Maximum temperature forecast for today 1st February 2020:
Maximum temperatures from 35oC to 40oC: Jalisco, Colima, Michoacán, Guerrero, Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Wind and swell forecast for today 1st February 2020:
North Event with gusts greater than 80 km/h: Isthmus and Gulf of Tehuantepec, with streaks of 70 km/h on the coast of Veracruz and with streaks of 50 km/h on the coast of Tamaulipas, Tabasco and the Yucatan Peninsula.
Wind with gusts of 70 km/h: Areas of the Baja California Peninsula, Sonora, Durango and Chihuahua.
Wind with gusts of 50 km/h: Areas of Zacatecas, Nayarit, Jalisco and Puebla.
Swell of 2 to 4 meters: Gulf of Tehuantepec.
Original source: Conagua