NOAA's latest forecast, which aims to help governments and coastal residents prepare for the season, predicts a rare battle between two powerful climate forces - one of which has its roots in human activities.
The combination of a hotter-than-usual Atlantic Ocean, along with a developing El Niño in the equatorial tropical Pacific Ocean, is a rare combination that is limiting forecast confidence.
Sun and clouds mixed. High 27C. Winds SW at 15 to 30 km/h.
Not much sun experienced so far in La Paz
5. May 2023 - A mix of clouds and sun. Peak temperatures expected 29°C - currently at 09:45hr is 21°C
Winds N at 15 to 25 km/h.
11. April 2023 Some clouds this morning will give way to generally sunny skies for the afternoon. Peak temperature expected 33°C.
Winds WSW at 15 to 25 km/h.
4. April 2023, today's temperature is forecast to be much cooler than yesterday.
Partly cloudy skies. Peak temperatures exacted 23°C. Winds NNW at 25 to 40 km/h.
Sunrise is at 07:10hr and sunset is at 19:38hr.
We are almost certain we will not get any of that - maybe some cold air again.
Sending our thoughts and positive energy to friends in California.
A fresh atmospheric river is expected to bring more weather chaos to California even as the state is still digging itself out from massive amounts of snow that left mountain communities buried for weeks.
This week’s weather could have major impacts, forecasters warned.
Another great day in making in La Paz, peak temperatures expected 21°C
SSW events are very common and occur two in every three winters. It remains unclear how climate change will affect these events in the future. As the vortex develops during autumn and into winter, westerly stratospheric winds increase in strength.
Cloudy indeed today. Peak temperatures expacted : 20°C, 10% chances of showers.
A turn in the weather is imminent: the cooling La Niña cycle is ending, and its hotter brother is taking over. Experts are therefor expecting new temperature records.
Will this year be the hottest on record? Experts see the course set for this. The El Niño weather phenomenon is looming, which is likely to drive up global temperatures.
Forecast 21. November 2022: Today’s temperature is forecast to be nearly the same as yesterday, expected to be mainly sunny, peak temperature around 26°C, winds NNE at 15 to 25 km/h. The predicted tide times today on Monday, 21. November 2022 for La Paz are: first low tide at 00:47hr, first high tide at 07:05hr, second low tide at 13:57hr, second high tide at 20:04hr.
Sunrise is at 06:40hr and sunset is at 17:33hr.
Today, partly cloudy. high 33°C, winds WSW at 10 to 15 km/h.
Meanwhile, storm Roslyn becomes a category 4 hurricane as it turns north-northwestward and is forecast to reach the coast of west-central Mexico on Sunday.
The center of Roslyn will move parallel to the southwestern coast
of Mexico through midday today, then approach the coast of
Swells generated by Roslyn will spread northward to the southern portion of the Baja California peninsula through the weekend.
Today's temperature is forecast to be nearly the same as yesterday.
Sunny to partly cloudy, peak temperatures 34°C, winds WNW at 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunrise is at 07:10hr and sunset is at 19:17hr.
Off the coast of southwestern Mexico a system with a 70% chance of formation during the coming 48 hours is developing. A tropical depression is likely to form over the next day or two. This system is expected to move west-northwestward near or just south of southwestern Mexico over the next day or so, and then away from the coast of Mexico through the end of the week.
2 more systems south of southwestern Mexico:
1) An area of low pressure is producing disorganized shower and thunderstorm activity just off the coast of southwestern Mexico.
Some slow development of this system is possible.
2) South of Central America and Southeastern Mexico:
Showers and thunderstorms associated with a broad area
of low pressure just offshore of southern Mexico and Guatemala
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At 15:00hr MDT (21:00 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Madeline was about 220km (140 mi) S of the southern tip of Baja California peninsula. Outer bands from Madeline are forecast to produce additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches this evening over the southern tip of Baja California.
At 900 AM MDT (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Madeline was about 245 km (155 mi) SSW of Cabo Corrientes Mexico and about 580 km (360 mi) SSE of the southern tip of Baja California.
On the forecast track, the center of Madeline is expected to turn away from the coast of Mexico during the next days. Max. sustained winds are near 75 km/h (45 mph) with higher gusts.Weakening is expected to begin on Monday, and Madeline is likely to degenerate into a post-tropical remnant low on Tuesday.
Forecast Saturday 17. September 2022, La Paz, Baja California Sur with plenty of sunshine. Peak temperature expacted 36°C. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 km/h.
Further south, not of our concern (yet): Lester.
At 07:00 hr CDT (12:00 UTC), the center of tropical storm Lester was about 180km (110 mi) SE of Acapulco, Mexico. Lester is moving toward the northwest near 17km/h (10 mph), and this motion is expected to continue through today.
Today, forecast La Paz, BCS for Thursday, 15. September 2022: sunny, peal temperatures 34°C, winds NNW at 15 to 25 km/h.
The predicted tide times today on Thursday 15 September 2022 for La Paz are: first high tide at 00:06hr, first low tide at 05:04hr, second high tide at 11:37hr, second low tide at 19:05hr.
Sunrise is at 07:07hr and sunset is at 19:24hr.
La Paz, Baja California Sur, weather forecast 9. September 2022. A mix of clouds and sun during the morning will give way to cloudy skies this afternoon. Peak temperatures expected 32°C. Winds SW at 10 to 15 km/h.
The predicted tide times today on Friday 09 September 2022 for La Paz are: first low tide was at 03:59hr, first high tide will be at 10:22hr, second low tide at 15:30hr, second high tide at 21:31hr.
Sunrise was at 07:05hr and sunset is at 19:31hr.