The rains and cloud skies will continue until today, Sunday, in much of the country, while the level of snow, which yesterday kept on alert to a score of provinces, will rise, according to the forecast of the State Meteorological Agency.
The cloudy skies or covered with precipitations will concentrate in the peninsular Atlantic slope, Cantabrian and Pyrenean, with cloudy intervals in the rest of the country, without discarding some precipitation in Levante and islands of greater relief in the Canary Islands.
The level of snow will rise in the northeast, from 800-1,000 meters to 1,000-1,400 meters, and in the rest of the Peninsula, where it stands at 1,000-1,400 meters, it will rise to 1,500-2,000 meters.
Daytime temperatures rising in the northeast and extreme southwest of the Peninsula. With few changes the rest. Frosts in mountain areas and the northern plateau.
Winds of western component in most of the Peninsula and Balearic Islands, with intervals of strong in the littorals of Galicia, Strait, of Eastern Andalusia and in points of the peninsular Levante. Variables in the Cantabrian and northeastern peninsular. Variable loose or northern component in the Canary Islands.
PREDICTION BY COMMUNITIES
GALICIA: Cloudy with weak scattered rains at dawn, rising to cover throughout the morning with generalized rains extending from the west and which could locally be strong in the southwest, tending again to be dispersed at the end. Snow level around 1000 meters at dawn, rising above 1500 meters in the afternoon. Minimum temperatures with few changes and maximums without changes or in slight rise, more pronounced in the north and west of Lugo. Wind from the west and south-west weak, rolling south at dawn and raging until intervals of strong on the western coast in the afternoon.
PRINCIPALITY OF ASTURIAS: Cloudy in the southwest and cloudy intervals in the rest, increasing to cloudy or covered from noon with precipitation extending in the afternoon from the west and that will be snow above 1200 meters, rising to 1500 meters at the end of the day Minimum temperatures with few changes and increasing maximums, slight in the east third. Frost in the Cordillera. Winds from the southwest are weak, rolling from noon to south and southeast, more intense in the littoral and high areas of the Cordillera, where strong gusts are not ruled out at the end of the day.
CANTABRIA: Cloudy intervals, without discarding any shower on the eastern coast during the morning, rising to cover during the afternoon, with a probability of weak rains in the west and south. Snow level around 1200 meters. Minimum temperatures in descent in the south, rise in the eastern littoral and unchanged in the rest; maximum on the rise, except in the littoral where they remain with few changes. Weak frosts in the southern half. Variable weak winds in the interior and more intense of the west turning to east and southeast in the littoral.
BASQUE COUNTRY: Cloudy skies, with showers and some storm on the coast in the first half of the day and low probability of occasional weak rains in the interior. Minimum temperatures in slight decrease in the south and slight rise in the north; maximum on the rise in Álava and with few changes in the rest. Weak frosts in high areas. Variable weak winds in the interior and more intense of the west, turning to the east and southeast throughout the afternoon, in the littoral.
CASTILLA Y LEÓN: Cloudy with weak scattered showers, especially in mountain areas of the south and east, which will be of snow above about 900 meters and tend to subside at noon. Cloud cover will increase in the afternoon with weak rainfall from the west that can reach the northeast at the end of the day in a dispersed manner. They will be more intense in the northwest. The level of snow will rise rapidly above 1500 to 1800 meters. Minimum temperatures in light descent in the north, and without changes in the rest, and maximum in ascent. Weak frosts in high areas. Winds from the west and southwest.
NAVARRA FORAL COMMUNITY: Cloudy skies, with probable showers scattered in the first half of the day, more likely and without ruling out a storm in the north. Snow level over 800-1000 meters. Temperatures with few changes. Weak frosts in the Pyrenees and northwest. Light winds of variable direction.
LA RIOJA: Cloudy with a chance of a scattered shower at dawn, tending to cloudy intervals, and rising again at the end of the day to a covered sky and possibility of weak rainfall in the western Iberian. Snow level around 900 meters at dawn, and above 1500 at the end of the day. Minimum temperatures without changes, and maximum in light ascent. Weak frosts in high areas. Winds from the west and southwest, loose in general.
ARAGON: Sky with cloudy intervals. There are likely showers in the Pyrenees, Cinco Villas and the Iberian and are not discarded in a scattered and occasional way in the rest. Snow level rising from 1000 to 1,200 m. Minimum temperatures in descent in the Pyrenees and maximum in ascent, more marked in mountain areas. Weak frosts in the Pyrenees and Iberian points. Moderate western component wind with some strong gusts in the southern half.
CATALONIA: Cloudy intervals, more compact in the eastern half. Precipitation in the Pyrenees and showers in the eastern half in the afternoon, occasionally accompanied by storm and small hail. Snow level rising from 1000 to 1200 m. Minimum temperatures in descent in the northern half and few changes in the rest; maximum on the rise. Frosts generally weak in the Pyrenees and are not discarded in points of the central depression. Intervals of moderate northwest wind in the south of Tarragona and north-east of Girona, with some strong streak, and loose variable in the rest with predominance of east component in the central coast.
EXTREMADURA: Cloudy with weak, scattered and occasional rainfall, in the first half of the day, rising to cover during the central hours and generalizing the rains and showers, which may be more intense at the end in the north. Snow level of 1,100 meters rising above 1,800 during the afternoon. Minimum temperatures in slight increase or no changes, and maximum in light ascent in the south and without changes in the rest. Winds from the west and southwest.
COMMUNITY OF MADRID: Cloudy or covered with fogs and banks of morning fog, especially in high areas of the Sierra. Weak, more probable and intense rains in the Sierra at night. Snow level in the morning at about 900 meters rising in the afternoon from 1,200 to 1,400 meters at 1,700-1,800 meters. Minimum temperatures in slight increase in the Sierra and without changes in the rest. Maximum temperatures increasing. Weak frosts in the Sierra. Wind of west and southwest weak with more intense intervals in central hours.
CASTILLA - LA MANCHA: Cloudy or covered with fog and fog banks in high areas. Weak showers and showers, more likely, frequent and intense in the southwest and mountains of Albacete. Snow level between 900 and 1,100 in the morning rising progressively in the second half of the day to 1,400-1,700. Temperatures with few changes except the increase in the maximum in Guadalajara, Cuenca and east of Albacete. Weak frosts in northeastern mountain areas. West and northwest wind that will be loose in the Alcarria, weakening to the west and southwest weak in the whole community from the afternoon. Very strong gusts can occur in the Alcaraz and Segura mountain ranges, during the central hours.
VALENCIAN COMMUNITY: Cloudy sky rising at intervals of medium and high clouds. Minimum temperatures with few changes and maximums in ascent. Wind of moderate west component with strong gusts in the first half of the day, especially in the interior of the Community and south coast of Alicante.
REGION OF MURCIA: Cloudy skies in the Northwest and little cloudy in the rest rising in the afternoon to cloudy or covered. Weak precipitation is not ruled out in the Northwest, which would be snow from 1,200 meters at dawn, raising the level above 2,000 meters during the afternoon. In the rest of the region there is a small probability of weak and scattered rainfall at nightfall. Minimum temperatures in ascent and maximum with few changes. Winds of western component, with strong gusts in the morning, occasionally very strong in high levels of Northwest and Altiplano.
ILLES BALEARS: Cloudy intervals with occasional squall that could be accompanied by a thunderstorm tending to cloudy skies during the afternoon. Temperatures with few changes or slight decrease. West component wind with intervals of strong in Pitiusas until morning.
ANDALUCÍA: Cloudy skies or covered with precipitations without discarding that are persistent in Grazalema. Snow level at 1,200 - 1,400 meters, rising to 2,000 meters during the afternoon. Minimum temperatures with few changes, locally rising in the Mediterranean coast; maximum without changes in the central regions and rising in the rest. Winds of western component, occasionally strong in the coast, with very strong gusts in the morning in the coast and high areas of Almeria.
CANARY ISLANDS: Cloudy intervals in general, tending to little cloudy in the easternmost islands at the end of the day. Low probability of weak and occasional rains inside the islands of greater relief in the central hours. Minimum temperatures with few changes and maximums without changes or slight rise. Low to moderate north component wind turning northwest weak with predominance of breezes.