The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) foresees for today, Thursday, significantly lower minimum temperatures in the peninsular interior with probable intense frosts, and strong winds in the Pyrenees, Ampurdán and east of the Balearic Islands.
In the northern tip of the peninsula, cloudy skies are expected, with probable precipitation in the Cantabrian, high Ebro and Pyrenees.
In the Mediterranean area, the Aemet predicts that the cloud cover will extend to the Strait, with some precipitations in points of the peninsular coast and in the Balearic Islands. Predominance of skies little cloudy or cleared in the rest of the country, with cloudy morning intervals in the North plateau and Central and Iberian systems as well as, evening, in the Canary Islands.
The level of snow will be located in the northwest of the peninsula at 700/900 m, down to 300/500 m. In the upper Ebro and nearby areas 500/600 m., Descending to any height. In the Pyrenees any level. In the Balearics, about 300/500 m.
The temperatures will be in sharp decline in general and noticeable in the interior of the east third. Frosts in almost all the peninsular interior, which will be more intense in mountains and forts in the Pyrenees.
Predominance of the north wind, strong or with strong intervals in the Pyrenees, low and middle Ebro, Ampurdán, east of the Balearic Islands and the Galician coast.
Prediction by Autonomous Communities:
GALICIA: Cloudy or cloudless with low cloud intervals at first in the interior of Pontevedra and Ourense, in the north of A Coruña and in A Mariña. Mists and morning fog banks in Ourense and inland of Lugo. Temperatures in descent, being less accused of the minimum and reaching these at the end of the day. Weak frosts in the south of Lugo and in Ourense. Northeast wind, locally strong on the coast of Lugo and A Coruña.
ASTURIAS: Very cloudy or overcast, starting in the afternoon cloudy. Weak precipitation in the east during the first half of the day, which can be in the form of snow around 800 meters. Mists and morning fog banks in the interior. Temperatures in descent, being less pronounced the one of the minimum ones in the western littoral. The minimums will be reached at the end of the day. Weak frosts in the interior, more intense in Cordillera and Picos. East wind on the coast and loose east and northeast inland.
CANTABRIA: Cloudy or overcast declining in the afternoon at cloudy intervals. Occasional weak precipitation, more frequent in the northwest and unlikely in the Southern Valleys, decreasing in the afternoon. Snow level between 700/900 meters down to 300/500 meters. Falling temperatures. Probably the minimum temperatures are reached at the end of the day. Weak frosts in the center and south of the Community, more intense in the Cordillera. Northeasterly wind on the coast rolling east and loose north component inland.
BASQUE COUNTRY: Cloudy or covered with weak, occasional and scattered precipitation, unlikely in the southeast and northeast extremes, tending to cease in the afternoon and decreasing at cloudy intervals. Snow level around 400/600 meters, down to 300/400 meters. Falling temperatures. Probably the minimum temperatures are reached at the end of the day. Weak generalized freezes except in the coastal strip. Northeastern wind on the coast and loose north component in the interior.
CASTILLA Y LEÓN: In the northeast and extreme north cloud or covered with probability of weak precipitations, preferably in the first half of the day, safer in the extreme northeast. Snow depth from 600 to 800 meters, going down to 200 or 400. In the rest of the day, cloudy intervals of low clouds that could be accompanied by fogs and fog banks, tend to be cloudy in the afternoon. Minimum temperatures, which will occur in many areas at the end of the day, without changes in areas of western plateau and in descent in the rest, and maximum in descent. Generalized frosts. Winds from the north and northeast, with strong gusts in the east.
NAVARRA: Cloudy intervals. At the beginning, weak and scattered snowfalls are not ruled out at any level in the northwestern mountains and uplands of the easternmost Pyrenees. Temperatures in decline, more pronounced that of the maximum. It is likely that the minimum temperatures will be reached at the end of the day. Generalized weak frosts, more intense at high levels. North and northwest wind.
LA RIOJA: In the Rioja Alta and in the cloudy Iberian or covered with probability of weak precipitations, preferably in the first half of the day, cloudy intervals in the rest. Snow level: 600 going down to 300 meters. Falling temperatures, minimums will be recorded at the end of the day. Generalized, weak frosts in the valley. Winds from the north and northwest, with intervals of forts in the mountains and the Lower Rioja.
ARAGÓN: In the Pyrenees, cloudy skies, with fogs and morning fog banks. Weak snowfall in the divide during the first half of the day. In the rest, little cloudy, with intervals of low morning clouds in the Iberian. Temperatures in descent, the maximum in a remarkable way in the Pyrenees, with minimum temperatures at the end of the day. Generalized frosts, strong in the Pyrenees and Iberian. Northwest wind weak to moderate with strong gusts in the Pyrenees.
CATALONIA: In the Pyrenees, cloudy skies, with fogs and occasional fog banks. Snowfall during the first half of the day, generally weak, which could be more intense in the valley of Aran. In the rest, a bit cloudy or clear. Temperatures in descent, the maximum in a remarkable way in the Pyrenees, with minimum temperatures at the end of the day. Frosts in the interior, strong in the Pyrenees. In the extreme north-east and Pyrenees, northwest wind strong with strong gusts; in the rest, weak to moderate western component, with strong intervals in the south coast of Tarragona at the beginning.
EXTREMADURA: Cloudy or cloudless, without ruling out fogs and some morning fog banks. Minimum temperatures in descent in the mountains and their surroundings and without changes or slight rise in the rest, and maximum in descent. Weak frosts Winds from the northeast, loose in general.
MADRID: Intervals of low clouds, without ruling out fogs and morning fog banks, more likely in high areas, decreasing to little cloudy or clear during the morning. Temperatures in descent, more pronounced in the maximum, and reaching the minimum at the end of the day. Generalized weak frosts that could locally be strong in high areas of the Sierra. Slack wind from north and northeast, with more intense intervals in central hours of the day and in high areas.
CASTILLA-LA MANCHA: Cloudy or cloudless with low cloud intervals in the eastern part of the Community until early morning, where fogs and morning fog banks are not ruled out. Temperatures in descent, slight in the minimums in Toledo and Ciudad Real, and locally notable in the maximum in areas of the east. The minimum temperatures will be reached at the end of the day. Generalized weak frosts, more intense in the Serranías de Cuenca and Guadalajara, points of La Mancha and Parameras de Molina, where, in this last zone, they will be strong. Slack wind from north and northeast, more intense in Guadalajara, Cuenca and La Mancha during the central hours of the day.
VALENCIAN COMMUNITY: In the southern third, cloudy sky in the morning, without discarding any weak precipitation, tending to cloudy intervals. In the rest, a little cloudy or clear sky with intervals of low morning clouds in the interior of the northern half. Temperatures in descent, maximums noticeably, with minimums at the end of the day. Frost inside. In the north of Castellón, northwest winds moderate to strong; in the rest, loose variable with moderate north intervals in the littoral.
MURCIA: Cloudy skies on the coast and the Vega del Segura, without ruling out weak and occasional rainfall in the surroundings of Cabo de Palos. Skies little cloudy or clear in the rest. Temperatures in generalized descent, which will be notable in the maximum of the interior; the minimum will be reached late, with frost in the interior. North component winds.
BALEARICS: Cloudy to covered, tending from noon to cloudy intervals. Occasional and scattered precipitations that in the afternoon may be accompanied by storms and soft hail. Snow level 500 meters, occasionally down to 300 meters. Falling temperatures, locally notable, with weak frosts in the Sierra de Tramuntana. In Menorca and north of Mallorca, strong north winds with gusts of 70 to 80 km / h; in the rest, northeasterly winds.
ANDALUCIA: Skies little cloudy or clear. On the Mediterranean coast the skies will tend to be cloudy in the afternoon, without ruling out weak and occasional precipitations. Falling temperatures, except for the nocturnal ones of the valley of the Guadalquivir and Huelva, that will ascend; the minimum temperatures will take place late. Frost inside. Winds from the east or northeast, except in Malaga and Melilla, where they will blow from the northwest until midday. West in the Strait, turning east at the end.
CANARY ISLANDS: Cloudy intervals in low areas of the north and northeast of the islands. In the rest, little cloudy to generally clear. Temperatures with few changes or slight decrease. Northeasterly wind to moderate.