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Cool nighttime temperatures to stay for Cancun, Riviera Maya

Cancun, Riviera Maya, Q.R. — A gradual increase in daytime temperatures is expected after most of Mexico wakes up to another cold morning, however, nighttime temperatures are forecast to remain cool.

Regions in the central and north-central part of the country are already recording near-freezing temperatures, while the Caribbean coast sees cool nighttime figures.

Areas along the Yucatan Peninsula are recording cool nighttime temperatures of 17C, while other areas such as Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas, San Luis Potosí, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Hidalgo, Michoacán and State of Mexico are seeing between 0 and -5C.

The National Meteorological Service (SMN) reports that wind gusts will continue as the mass of air that drove Cold Front Number 10 into the region moves on. As the system passes, an increase in daytime temperatures with continued cold night and morning temperatures will remain for much of the country.

For the Yucatan Peninsula, SMN forecasts partly cloudy skies during the day with increased cloud cover in the afternoon and a north wind from 20 to 35 km / h. With the system located in front of the eastern portion of the Yucatan Peninsula and over the Caribbean Sea, cool temperatures and brisk wind will remain with clouds and scattered rains showers for the upcoming week.