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Baja Weather Synopsis
Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:02 AM MST Saturday ana Sunday will peak temperatures across the peninsula for the forecast in the week ahead. Pacific coastal areas will reach into the mid 70's and the inland deserts may crest 100°F for the first time this year. Along the Sea of Cortez low 90's to upper 90's will toast the coast today, but a cooling trend of a couple degrees will come along on Monday, this is just a late Spring preview.
In Baja California, the Pacific coast will be sunny and pleasant today with temps around 76°F. This weekend is a fabulous time for a road trip to Ensenada where it will be sunny and warm with temps in the upper 70's. In Mexicali it is going to be hot and dry with temps that just might crest 100°F before they cool a very little on Monday. In San Felipe on the Sea of Cortez will see sun today, partly cloudy tomorrow and mostly cloudy on Monday with temps in the mid to upper 80's through the forecast period.
In Baja California Sur, in Puerto San Carlos should enjoy the sun today because clouds will set in Sunday and be partly or mostly cloudy through the week with temperatures in the upper 90's Saturday and Sunday, cooling to the upper 80's by Monday. In Loreto it will be sunny through the weekend with temps around 90°F and cooling a little on Monday with some partly cloudy skies. In La Paz we have scattered clouds and tem,ps are expected to get warm today, into the lower 90's through the week. In the tourist destination of Cabo San Lucas look for partly cloudy today with clearing Sunday and temps in the upper 80's through the week.
On Sunday from 10AM to 4PM, check out the the 2015 East Cape Annual Festival de Artes bring a hat the lovely coastal town will be warm tomorrow, with temps around 90°F.
Once again, Semana Santa. (Week of Saints) has begun and runs through Easter Sunday April 5. This is a huge vacation week for Mexicans, much like the 4th of July is for Americans. Staffing levels at many businesses and government offices will be reduced in the week ahead. Some offices including Transito (licenses and plates) will close mid week. Schools are closed through April 6.
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