Where Have I Been? And What’s to Come?

I’ve received a few e-mails from concerned readers wondering whether I’ve died, gone off the grid, or am simply trapped under a fallen piano. Where have I been? I’m here. To say the least, life has been very, very busy here in Mexico. As you may know, I’ve been working for LocoGringo.com as a contributing writer, and it’s kept me

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Possible Tropical Storm In The Western Caribbean By This Weekend

  A very broad area of low pressure is currently forming over the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, and is expected to intensify through the week, possibly organizing into a tropical storm by this weekend. All residents in the immediate area are urged to have food, water and safety preparations. Which reminds me, I need to get down to Tulum to

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Invest 92E Tropical Disturbance

Invest 92E Forms in the Eastern Pacific, Possible Yucatan Disturbance Late This Week

    The National Hurricane Center is watching a newly-formed tropical disturbance south of Oaxaca, dubbed Invest 92E. This disturbance is nearly, if not already, a tropical depression, and is moving north-northwest as it intensifies and moves toward the Mexican coast. Primary threats from this system will be heavy flooding and mudslides as it moves inland over the mountainous terrain

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Driving to Mexico and a Brief Weather Note

Driving to Mexico and a Brief Weather Note   Hola from the Caribbean Coast of Mexico. It’s been a very busy week getting settled in and properly dialed back to “Mexico Time”, so I’ve not had a lot of time to write as much as I’d like. I’ve been writing a bit on the idea of driving to Mexico, and

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Western Caribbean Forecast for May 5 – 8, 2017

Buenas Tardes, and happy Cinco de Mayo! Here is your Western Caribbean weather forecast for May 5 – 8,  2017. Overall, I would say it’s going to be beautiful beach weather. A cool front connected to a low pressure system over the eastern United States will be moving through the region, providing lower temperatures and humidity levels. Winds will be

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Western Caribbean Weather, May 1

Western Caribbean Weather for May 1-May 3, 2017

Western Caribbean Weather for May 1-May 3, 2017 – Diminishing trade winds and a possible cold front by Friday. Buenos Dias and happy Monday!  Good news to report as changes seem to be on the way for western Caribbean weather affecting the entire eastern Yucatan region. The southeasterly trade winds will continue through midweek, but there are indications of a

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Western Caribbean Weather Forecast

Western Caribbean Weather Forecast for Friday, April 28, 2017 Good morning and Happy Friday!  For those of you hanging out on the Riviera Maya, especially our friends in the Akumal, Mexico area for Adult Spring Break, here’s your latest three-day western Caribbean weather forecast. A significant mid-Atlantic ridge of high pressure will make for moderate to gusty southeast trade winds, keeping

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