A new Atlantic front will arrive this Wednesday from the northwest and will leave widespread rain in the western half of the Peninsula, although it will extend, weaker in the east but will not reach the Balearic Islands, according to the State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) warned due to the risk of rain, waves and strong winds in the northwest and southeast of the peninsula. Therefore, Aemet limits the warnings of danger, yellow alert level, this Wednesday, due to the rains in Galicia, where they can accumulate up to 40 liters per square meter within 12 hours in its four provinces.
In addition, they will be at risk from events on the coast of La Coruña, Lugo, Asturias, where west or southwest winds of 50 to 61 kilometers per hour with waves of 4 to 5 meters will prevail, as well as Almería and Granada, where the wind is also expected. to the west or southwest that is 50 to 61 kilometers per hour but it will result in waves that reach 2 to 3 meters. Likewise, in the interior of Almería they have a yellow warning for winds that register gusts of up to 70 kilometers per hour.
The Atlantic front penetrates the Peninsula from the northwest and leaves cloudy or cloudy skies in Galicia and the western Cantabrian Sea, with rain, which in western Galicia may be strong or persistent locally. In the rest of the Atlantic and northeastern peninsular slopes, cloudy skies or cloudy intervals are expected, without ruling out a little rain.
No rain is expected in the Mediterranean area, where partly cloudy skies or some cloudy intervals will prevail. In the Canary Islands, Wednesday’s day will be marked by cloudy intervals in the north of the islands, without ruling out some light rain in the islands with greater relief, and less cloud in the south.
Regarding temperatures, Aemet expects a general rise in thermometers, except for the minimum temperature in the eastern part of the peninsula and the Balearic Islands, where neither the maximum nor the minimum temperature will rise, which may register some occasional declines. Light winter is expected in the Pyrenees.
Finally, moderate winds from the west and southwest of the Peninsula and Balearic Islands, with strong winds in two areas except the southwest and northeast of the Peninsula, which will be very strong in Lugo, western Asturias and the southeast. mountains, peninsular. Moderate trade winds will prevail in the Canary archipelago.