Mexico.- This day, low pressure channels, in interaction with divergence in height, will cause heavy showers and punctual rains accompanied by electric shocks, hailstorms and wind gusts during storms in the northwest, central, western, eastern and southeastern states of the Mexican Republic.On the other hand, a new cold front (No. 59) will enter over the northern border of Mexico, causing strong wind gusts, as well as rains and shower intervals in Chihuahua, Durango, Coahuila, Nuevo León and Tamaulipas.
A high-pressure system at mid-levels of the atmosphere will maintain the heat wave with temperatures from 40 to 45oC in 7 entities in the country and greater than 45oC in Sonora, Sinaloa and Nayarit.Precipitation forecast for today May 5, 2020: Heavy rains with very strong punctuals (50 to 75 liters per square meter) accompanied by electric shocks, possible hails and strong wind gusts during storms: Aguascalientes, Zacatecas, Jalisco and Oaxaca.
Intervals of showers with strong punctual rains (25 to 50 liters per square meter) accompanied by electric shocks, possible hailstorms and strong wind gusts during storms: San Luis Potosí, Guanajuato, Puebla, Veracruz and Chiapas.
Intervals of showers (5.1 to 25 liters per square meter) accompanied by electric shocks, possible hailstones and strong wind gusts during storms: Durango, Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Tlaxcala, State of Mexico, Mexico City, Morelos, Michoacán, Tabasco, Yucatan and Campeche.
Isolated rains (0.1 to 5.0 liters per square meter): Chihuahua, Nayarit, Colima and Quintana Roo.
Rains will be accompanied by electric shocks, strong wind gusts and hail falling.
Minimum temperature forecast for today May 5, 2020:Minimum temperatures from -5 to 0oC: Sierras de Chihuahua and Durango.
Maximum temperature forecast for today 5 May 2020:Temperatures that can exceed 45oC: Sonora, Sinaloa and Nayarit.
Maximum temperatures from 40oC to 45oC: Baja California, Jalisco (north and south), Michoacán, Guerrero, Morelos (south), Campeche and Yucatan.
Maximum temperatures from 35oC to 40oC: Chihuahua (West), Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí (east), Durango (northeast and west), Colima, State of Mexico (southwest), Puebla (southwest), Veracruz, Oaxaca, Chiapas, Tabasco and Quintana Roo.
Wind and swell Forecast for today May 5, 2020: Wind with gusts of 60 to 70 km/h: Chihuahua, Coahuila and Durango.
Wind with gusts of 50 to 60 km/h: Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Zacatecas, Aguascalientes, Jalisco, Guanajuato, Campeche and Yucatan.