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By: latinamericansummary , 12:31 PM GMT on April 01, 2014
Weather Underground Forecast for Wednesday, April 02, 2014
A wave of monsoonal moisture will move across parts of southern and central Mexico on Wednesday, bringing a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms to the region. The remainder of Mexico will avoid precipitation due to high pressure across the country. Mexico City will have a chance of thunderstorms with a high of 79(F)/ 26(C), while Cancun will be sunny with a high of 83(F)/ 28(C). Monsoonal moisture will also initiate showers and thunderstorms over several Central American countries, including Guatemala, Belize, Honduras and Nicaragua. Meanwhile, the tail end of a cold front usher stormy weather across the Haiti, the Dominican Republic, the Turks and Caicos Islands and Puerto Rico. For more information regarding the tropics, please visit http://www.wunderground.com/hurricane/.
In South America, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to develop over parts of Brazil, Colombia and Peru on Wednesday as a warm, muggy air mass shifts westward across the region. In Brazil, the strongest thunderstorms will focus over northwestern Para, while strong pockets of thunderstorms will also form over eastern Colombia and northeastern Peru. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are also forecast to move across southeastern Brazil, especially near Rio De Janeiro. A ridge of high pressure will build to the west of Chile, keeping conditions mostly clear across the southern tier of South America on Wednesday. .
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