Mexico.- This day, a short-lived front on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, will no longer affect the national territory; also the new cold front No. 51 will cause wind gusts of up to 70 km/h with hoppers in Sonora and Chihuahua, and gusts of 50 to 60 km/h in areas of Durango, Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas and Veracruz. The cold air mass that propels to the front will cause maximum temperatures in northeastern Mexico to drop. On the other hand, a system of high pressure at medium levels of the atmosphere, will maintain the heat wave in the west, center, east, south and southeast of the national territory, including the Yucatan Peninsula, with temperatures above 35oC in 22 entities of the country, being able to exceed 45oC in areas of Tabasco, Campeche and Yucatan.
Precipitation Forecast for April 13, 2020:
Shower intervals (5.1 to 25 liters per square meter): Veracruz, Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0 liters per square meter): Baja California, Puebla, Tabasco and Campeche.
Rains may be accompanied by electric shocks and hail falling
Minimum Temperature Forecast for April 13, 2020:
Minimum temperatures from -5 to 0oC: Sierras de Chihuahua and Durango.
Maximum temperature forecast for april 13, 2020:
Maximum temperatures that can exceed 45oC: Tabasco, Campeche and Yucatan.
Maximum temperatures from 40oC to 45oC: Nayarit, Jalisco, Michoacán, Guerrero, Morelos (south), Puebla (southwest), Veracruz, Oaxaca, Chiapas and Quintana Roo.
Maximum temperatures from 35oC to 40oC: Sinaloa, Colima, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Hidalgo Querétaro, Guanajuato and State of Mexico (southwest).
Wind Forecast for April 13, 2020:
Wind with gusts of 60 to 70 km/h: Sonora and Chihuahua.
Wind with gusts of 50 to 60 km/h: Baja California, Durango, Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas, Veracruz, Yucatan and Quintana Roo.
Forecast by Region:
Valley of Mexico: Clear morning sky and increase of cloudy afternoons, without rain in the region. Southwest wind from 10 to 25 km/h with streaks of 40 km/h. In Mexico City, a maximum temperature of 30 to 32oC and a minimum of 15 to 17oC are forecast. For the capital of the State of Mexico, maximum temperature from 26 to 28oC and minimum of 5 to 7oC.
Baja California Peninsula: Half-clouded skies with isolated rains and temperate environment in Baja California. Warm atmosphere in Baja California Sur. Northwest wind from 20 to 35 km/h in the region with gusts of 50 to 60 km/h in Baja California.
North Pacific: Clear skies most of the day. Warm atmosphere in Sinaloa. Wind from the west and northwest of 15 to 30 km/h with gusts of 60 to 70 km/h in Sonora.
Pacific Center: Clear skies during the day with increased clouds in the afternoon. Very hot atmosphere and west wind of 15 to 30 km/h in the region.
South Pacific: Cloudy skies in the afternoon with intervals of showers accompanied by electric shocks in Oaxaca and Chiapas. Very hot atmosphere and variable direction wind from 20 to 30 km/h in the region.
Gulf of Mexico: Half-cloudy sky with increased cloudiness and afternoon shower intervals in Veracruz, as well as isolated rains in Tabasco. Very warm atmosphere. East and northeast wind of 15 to 30 km/h with gusts of 50 to 60 km/h in Veracruz and Tamaulipas.
Yucatan Peninsula: Clear skies most of the day with increased clouds and isolated rains in the afternoon in Campeche. Very warm atmosphere. East and northeast wind of 20 to 35 km/h in the region with gusts of 50 to 60 km/h in Yucatan and Quintana Roo.
Northern Table: Clear skies most of the day. Warm atmosphere during the day. Variable direction wind of 15 to 30 km/h in the region with gusts of 60 to 70 km/h in Chihuahua and 50 to 60 km/h in the rest of the region.
Central Table: Clear morning sky with increased clouds and isolated rains in Puebla into the afternoon. Hot atmosphere and variable direction wind from 15 to 30 km/h in the region.
Maximum rainfall of the last 24 hours (in millimeters) was recorded at:
Finca Argovia (Tapachula), Chis., 5.2; Motozintla, Chis., 2.8; Arroyo de las Vacas (Ciudad Acuña), Coah., 0.6; Monarch Butterfly 2 (Ocampo), Mich., 0.4 and La Arena (Marín), N.L., 0.2.
Maximum temperatures (in C) were recorded at:
Soto la Marina, Tamps. and Campeche, Camp., 43.3; Matlapa, S.L.P., 41.9; Villahermosa, Tab., 41.8; Progress, Yuc., 41.4; Veracruz, Ver., 40.0; Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chis., 38.5 and Tacubaya, Cd. de Méx., 29.5.
Minimum temperatures (in C) were recorded at:
Las Vegas, Dgo., -4.3; Florida, Zac., -2.7; Basaseachi, Chih., -1.5; Amanalco, Edo. Of Mex., 0.1; Huitzilac, Mor., 1.1 and Airport, Cd. de Méx., 16.0.