An icy cold is expected from Thursday, November 14 and it will continue until at least Saturday, November 16. With temperatures similar to those of a month of January.
And to do this he will not take gloves: a icy cold should settle by Thursday, November 14, and the temperatures will fall by several degrees, Falls up to ten degrees in places. A mercury that is far from the normal seasonal, rather similar to a month of January is the coldest month of the year, according to France Blue.
A situation that could last and even get worse over the days.
Snow and flood risk
This cold snap, and not a cold snap, is carried by a cold and wet north wind that descends to the south. Results: we can expect average temperature drops of 5 ° C in less than 24 hours.
The Weather Channel explained: "The polar air is diving from the Arctic to the Maghreb through France."
– The Weather Channel (@lachainemeteo) November 10, 2019
There will also be heavy rains that will fall in the region, concomitant with a strong wind. This does not exclude the risk of floods in our region around the Mediterranean.
Remember that the snow has already arrived: the weekend of 9 and 10 November the first flakes fell and in number: up to one meter of snow in the Pyrenees-Orientales. This allows Porte-Puymorens to open next weekend: it is the first resort in the Pyrenees to embark. From Saturday, November 16th, about half of the tracks will be open.