The National Weather Service issued a tropical storm alert Lydia preparing to hit the coasts of Nayarit and Jalisco in the next few hours. According to the predictions, it is expected that Lydia will reach a Category 1 storm today, with wind speeds between 119 and 153 km/h.
The center of the storm is currently located approximately 400 km south-southwest of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, and is projected to turn toward the coast of Nayarit and Jalisco. This has raised concerns with local and national authorities, as expected Lydia bring heavy rain and strong winds.
The regions of Baja California Sur, Durango, Nayarit, Jalisco and Sinaloa will be affected by the widespread circulation of Lydia, which will cause heavy rain. In addition, the presence of winds reaching speeds of 50 to 70 km/h and waves of 1 to 3 meters in height are expected in Baja California Sur and Jalisco.
Faced with this threat, the government of the state of Nayarit issued an official statement, announcing the suspension of classes at all levels of education as a preventive measure. Authorities urge the population to be vigilant and take the necessary precautions to protect their lives and property during the passage of the Lydia.
Residents and visitors to the affected areas are advised to stay informed through reliable sources and follow the instructions of local authorities to ensure everyone’s safety in this state of climate emergency. The National Weather Service will continue to closely monitor the development of the Lydia and will provide regular updates on its track record and strength.
Navarro asked the citizens to be alert
Today, the State Civil Protection Council entered a permanent session in response to the risks posed by typhoon Lidia for the state of Nayarit.
I strongly request that all residents of Nayarit remain alert to the recommendations that all authorities issue in the coming days, with the aim of protecting lives and property in our state, published by Governor Navarro on his social networks.
The Government under my charge, in permanent coordination with the Federation, has already taken the necessary preventive measures for this purpose.