News Local Wet and cloudy today, light snowfall tonight in the mountains

Wet and cloudy today, light snowfall tonight in the mountains

Today there will be isolated showers and/or thunderstorms island-wide, while tonight light snowfall is expected in the highest mountain areas.

Temperatures in the day will reach 13 C inland, 15 C on the coast and 4 C in the mountains, to drop tonight at 6 C inland and on the coast and -3 C in the mountains. Frost will form in the highest and lower mountain areas.

Snow depth in Troodos Square was measured this morning at 1 cm.

More rain is predicted for Friday and Saturday, but Sunday will be mainly fine.

Temperatures will edge up on Friday, remain stable on Saturday and rise further on Sunday to remain close to the average for the time of year.

 

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