In this Kings Day, while the families open the gifts they left Melchior Caspar and Balthazar, a new cold front it will be approaching Mexico. Its about frontal system number 20, that will enter the country from the northwest, generating rains, low temperatures and frosts at different points.
The National Meteorological Service (SMN) indicated that the cold front, on his way, he will interact with a low pressure channel located in the east of the country. These two phenomena will be combined with the entry of humidity from the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, and they will showers up to 25 millimeters in Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Puebla, the State of Mexico, Guerrero, Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Furthermore, there is a possibility that this Thursday 6 January some are presented isolated rains in San Luis Potosí, Hidalgo, Mexico City, Morelos, Michoacán, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatán and Quintana Roo.
The new cold front will also do drop thermometers of the North Table and the Central Table, although according to the climatic organism, it will be a slight decrease. We will see the lowest values in the mountains of Chihuahua and Durango, from -10 to -5 ° C. They are followed by the mountains of Baja California, Sonora, Zacatecas, State of Mexico, Puebla and Tlaxcala, with minimums of -5 to 0ºC; While in the upper parts of Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Aguascalientes, Jalisco, Michoacán, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Mexico City, Morelos, Oaxaca and Chiapas, the records will also be very cold, and will mark 0 to 5 ° C.
This winter picture will be reinforced by the possibility of frost, that could occur in the mountains of the north and central Mexico. These are expected in Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Zacatecas, Durango, Aguascalientes, Jalisco, Michoacán, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Puebla, Tlaxcala, State of Mexico and Mexico City, mainly at dawn and dusk.
As for the winds, for this January 6th More moderate gusts are expected than those we saw in recent days, due to the cold front 19. Today the strongest will beat from 50 to 60 kilometers per hour in Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí and Zacatecas.
From the SMN they explained that the cold front 20 will quickly pass through the Republic. The friday january 7, will give its last lashes to Mexico, causing rain and a frigid environment in the northeast of the country, as well as gusts of wind of 40 to 50 kilometers per hour. In the course of the afternoon, the system will stop affecting the Republic.
Climate in the Valley of Mexico
In the Valley of Mexico the atmosphere will be very cold at dawn. During the day, the cloudy atmosphere will prevail, and in the afternoon there could be showers in the Edomex, of up to 25 millimeters, and isolated rains in Mexico City that would not exceed five millimeters. These could be accompanied by electric shock.
The wind will be of the order of 10 to 15 kilometers per hour, with some more intense gusts of up to 40 km / h in rainy areas. The minimum temperatures in the capital will range from 7 to 9ºC in low areas, and from 0 to 5ºC in higher parts, while in the State of Mexico they will be somewhat colder: from 1 to 3ºC in much of the state and -5 at 0ºC in the mountains.