Mexico City. Tonight and early Thursday morning, the Tenth Winter Storm will move over northern Mexico, causing heavy rains in Chihuahua, Coahuila and Sonora, with the probability of sleet or snow falling in the mountains of the aforementioned states and a very cold environment. cold, predicted the National Meteorological Service (SMN).
Likewise, cold front number 36 will move over the northeast and gradually over the east of Mexico, and will generate showers in areas of Nuevo León, Tamaulipas and Veracruz, while the polar air mass associated with this system will cause a very strong North event. on the coast of Tamaulipas and Veracruz.
Similarly, winds are estimated with gusts of 70 to 90 kilometers per hour and dust storms for Chihuahua and Durango, and gusts of 60 to 70 kilometers per hour in the Gulf and Isthmus of Tehuantepec, with dust storms in Coahuila, San Luis Potosí, Sonora, southern Veracruz and Zacatecas.
For this Thursday the frontal system and its polar air mass will travel the east and southeast of the country, arriving at night in the Yucatan Peninsula.
Due to the above, temperatures of -15 to -10 degrees are forecast in areas of Chihuahua, Coahuila and Durango; from -10 to -5 for mountainous areas of the State of Mexico, Michoacán, Nuevo León, Puebla, Sonora and Zacatecas; from -5 to 0 in the mountains of Aguascalientes, Baja California, Mexico City, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, northern Jalisco, Querétaro, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas and Tlaxcala, and from 0 to 5 degrees in the mountains of Baja California, Morelos and Veracruz.
In the aforementioned states there will be conditions for frost and sleet or snow fall in the mountains of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León and Sonora. A very cold to icy environment is also expected at dawn in the north and center of the country.
Said meteorological phenomena will generate intense rains and hailstorms in places of Chiapas, Oaxaca and Veracruz; very strong with hail in areas of Campeche, Tabasco and Yucatán; strong in Puebla; showers in Chihuahua, Coahuila, Hidalgo, Querétaro, Quintana Roo and San Luis Potosí, and isolated rains in Guanajuato, Nuevo León, Sonora and Tamaulipas.