He National Metereological Service (SMN) of the National Water Commission (Conagua), has reported that In the next few hours the first winter storm will enter Mexico of the season, which will cause low temperatures, rain and the high possibility of hail in states in the north and south of the country.
A winter storm is a phenomenon that is dominated mainly by precipitation, which forms at low temperatures and gives way to snow, freezing rain (sleet) and hail.
The Winter storms can appear between the months of December and March.although in some cases its onset has been reported since the months corresponding to autumn.
According to SMN forecasts, on Wednesday, November 22, cold front 11 will extend over the Yucatan Peninsula and will be combined with the entry of humidity from the Pacific Oceanthe Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea.
In the case of Zacatecas, for this Tuesday it is expected minimum temperatures from -5 to 0ºC with possible frost.
Also, this Tuesday, sleet or snow is expected to fall in the mountains of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo León, Sinaloa and Zacatecas.
Additionally, there will be wind gusts of 70 to 90 km/h and possible dust devils in Baja California, Chihuahua, Durango, Sinaloa and Sonoraand wind gusts of 50 to 70 km/h for the Gulf of California, and of the same intensity with possible dust devils, as well as intervals of showers (5 to 25 mm).
In addition, partly cloudy to cloudy skies are expected during the day and cold to very cold morning atmosphere.