Today, Thursday, intense punctual rains are expected (from 75 to 150 millimeters [mm]) in regions of Chiapas, Oaxaca and Puebla; very strong (from 50 to 75 mm) in areas of Mexico City, State of Mexico, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacán, Nayarit, Sinaloa, Sonora and Veracruz; strong (from 25 to 50 mm) in Aguascalientes, Campeche, Chihuahua, Colima, Durango, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Morelos, Tabasco, Tlaxcala, Querétaro, Quintana Roo, Yucatán and Zacatecas, and intervals of showers (from 5 to 25 mm) in Baja California, Baja California Sur, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí and Tamaulipas. The rains will be with electric shocks and possible hailstorms.
Precipitation could generate landslides, increase in the levels of rivers and streams, and overflows and floods in low-lying areas. of the aforementioned entities, for which the population is urged to heed the warnings of the National Meteorological Service (SMN), of the National Water Commission (Conagua), and follow the indications of the state, municipal and Civil Protection authorities. Likewise, strong winds with gusts of 60 to 70 km / h are forecast in Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí and Tamaulipas, and gusts of 50 to 60 km / h in Durango, Sonora, Zacatecas and on the coasts of Campeche and Yucatan.
Tropical Wave Number 17, which will travel through the center, southeast and south of the Mexican Republic, the Mexican monsoon positioned over the northwest of the country, low pressure channels extended inside the national territory, and the flow of moisture from both oceans , are the meteorological systems that will generate the described conditions.
During the morning, minimum temperatures of 0 to 5 degrees Celsius are expected in high areas of Chihuahua, Durango, State of Mexico, Hidalgo, Puebla and Tlaxcala.
Tropical storms in the Pacific
The National Weather Service monitors the path of tropical storms “Frank” and “Georgette”, located in the Pacific Ocean.
The first tropical cyclone is located approximately 840 kilometers (km) southwest of Playa Pérula, Jalisco, and 1,115 km south of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur; while the second is approximately 1,120 km southwest of Cabo San Lucas. Both systems continue to move away from the Mexican coast, so they do not generate effects in the country, but their evolution and trajectory are being monitored.
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