The atmospheric stability of these days will disappear at the end of the week with the arrival of winds from high latitudes, which will cause a sharp drop in temperatures, especially during the daytime.
Between sunday and monday the thermometers will mark 8 a 10 ºC less in areas like Madrid, Badajoz or Zaragoza, aim Jose Antonio Maldonado, Director of Meteorology at Meteored.
“This year the atmosphere brought us the popular”summer of San Miguel“And, likewise, the”cordonazo from San Francisco”Which was very pronounced in the northern half, especially on the Cantabrian slope where It rained with great intensity and hurricane gusts of wind were reached. Now stability reigns with temperatures that have been rising “, writes Maldonado on his blog.
Already from Friday, an Atlantic front will provoke an increase in cloud cover in northern Galicia, Asturias, Cantabria, the Basque Country and the upper Ebro with the possibility of weak rainfall, which may extend throughout the day to the Pyrenees, points of Catalonia and the north of the Valencian Community. The temperatures will hardly vary.
On Saturday there will be persistent rains in the Cantabrian regions and in the Pyrenees, Y locally strong showers in the afternoon in parts of Catalonia, the Balearic Islands and the Valencian Community. It will be cloudy in the north of the Canary Islands and some weak precipitations are not ruled out in the north of Tenerife and Gran Canaria. In the rest of the country the sky will remain slightly cloudy. Temperatures will drop notably in the northern half of the peninsula, with weak frosts in the Pyrenees.
On Sunday, showers will be numerous in the Cantabrian and some Mediterranean regions, being able to be strong and stormy especially in Catalonia and the Balearic Islands. It will snow from 1400 and 1600 meters in the Cantabrian Mountains and at lower levels in the Pyrenees, where also the north component wind will blow strongly. The gusts will also be intense in northern Catalonia, the Ebro basin and the Balearic Islands.
According to the Meteored Department of Meteorology, on this day temperatures will drop in a generalized way, with Maximum lower than 20 ºC in a large part of the Peninsula. “There will be a clear predominance of north component winds, which will be strong or very strong in some areas, especially in the Pyrenees, northern Catalonia, the Ebro basin and the Balearic Islands. Only 30 ºC will be reached in some regions of western Andalusia ”, writes Maldonado.
On Monday, Hispanic Day, instability will decrease but the precipitations will still continue on the Cantabrian coast and in the Pyrenees; some stormy showers on the coast of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands; Y snow above 1200 meters in the Pyrenean mountain range. In the rest of Spain slightly cloudy skies will predominate and temperatures will continue to drop, except in the Canary Islands where a slight rise is expected.