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Dust, rain and heat during the week

Scattered rains, dust and heat are the main characteristics of this week’s weather forecast. Some showers and/or storms and hail are expected mostly in the mountain region. The winds will blow mostly south-eastern to southwest with smooth to slight sea conditions.

In the evening the temperature will fall around 16 degrees inland, on the north and west coasts, around 18 on the remaining coasts and at 13 degrees on the highest mountains. Tomorrow the weather will be mostly clear but in the afternoon there will be increased clouds that may give rains or storms, especially on the mountains. The temperature will rise to 34 degrees in the interior, around 27 on the coast and at 24 degrees on the highest mountains.

On Wednesday and Thursday the weather will be sunny during the day but in the afternoon there will be locally elevated clouds that may give rains and / or storm, mainly on the mountains. From Wednesday, sparse dust will float in the atmosphere.

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