The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Late Afternoon

Hi47° Isolated Showers

Tonight

Lo35° Isolated Showers

Monday

Hi43° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo33° Slight Chc Rain/Snow

Tuesday

Hi41° Chance Rain/Snow

Tuesday Night

Lo34° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday

Hi39° Chance Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo29° Mostly Cloudy

Christmas Day

Hi35° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo25° Partly Cloudy

Analysis: Cooling down Mexico’s Hot Land

Send to Kindle
Print This

MEXICO CITY — Boots on the ground was the easy part.

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto recently sent a massive surge of military and federal police to embattled Michoacán state. The federal forces currently patrolling its cities, highways and backroads have brought a tenuous peace to a region that had faced a potential showdown between the dominant Knights Templar drug cartel and armed vigilante militias that emerged to drive the cartel off.

View my optionsorSign in