* Photo by Weather Forecast-ierodiakonou
Cold gas mass affects the area.
Today, the weather will be partly cloudy and temporarily locally mostly cloudy and isolated rains are expected, as well as temporary snowfall in the mountains, while snow or sleet is likely to occur in some semi-mountainous areas. Winds will be mainly northwesterly to moderate, 3 to 4 beauforts, and locally moderate to strong, 4 to 5 beauforts. The sea will be up to turbulent. The temperature will rise to around 11 degrees inland and on the north coast, around 13 on the rest of the coast and around minus 2 degrees in the higher mountains. Frost will be maintained locally in the mountains.
Tonight the weather will initially be mostly clear in several areas, while in the west and north increased clouds are expected. It will gradually become partly cloudy in the western half of the island as well as in the north, mainly cloudy and local rains are expected, snow in the mountains while snow or sleet is expected in some semi-mountainous areas. The winds will blow mainly westerly to northwesterly to moderate, 3 to 4 beauforts, and locally moderate, 4 beauforts. The sea will be a little turbulent and in the leeward until turbulent. The temperature will drop to around minus one degree inland, around 3 on the south and east coasts, around 5 on the west and north coasts and around minus 8 degrees in the higher mountains. In the mountains, in the semi-mountains and in some lowland areas frost will form.
On Sunday, the weather will be partly cloudy and temporarily mostly cloudy, with occasional local rains and snow in the mountains, while snow or sleet is expected. locally and in the semi-mountains. On Monday and Tuesday there will be periods of sunshine as well as periods with increased clouds that on Tuesday are likely to give isolated rains as well as snow or sleet in the higher mountains.
The temperature will drop slightly on Sunday and rise slightly. until Tuesday, to be below the average climatic values.
The height of the snow in Troodos Square, at the time of issuance of the bulletin, was 45 cm.