It can reach -8 degrees … in Morocco | Abroad

Part of Morocco will have to deal with icy scenes this week. After the Netherlands, the North African country now follows an orange warning for snowfall.

The Directorate General of Meteorology (DGM) warned of low temperatures in several governorates. Minimum temperatures are expected to range between -8 and -3 degrees this week.

According to meteorologist Wouter van Bernebeek from Weerplaza, this is the same air bubble that recently hung over our country. “It comes all the way from Northern Europe. Last week we had problems here with Code Orange because of the snow and ice.”

Ice cold in the mountains

The cold air has now descended into northwest Africa. Prior to that, the Winter Bubble had snowed in Mallorca and Ibiza. Spanish newspaper Altemura He wrote that there were seven centimeters of snow in some places in Majorca. Italy also experienced heavy snowfall last week. This led to the closure of schools and roads there.

The people of Mallorca were surprised by the snow last week.

The winter scenes aren’t entirely exceptional, says Van Bernebeek, but they are stunning. “On the way, the temperature of the air bubble rose slightly. But in the mountainous regions of Morocco it will be very cold. I do not rule out that it will snow here and there.” Climatologists say that could be 600 meters above sea level.

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The Moroccan Meteorological Authority announced the orange code for the wilayas of Ifrane, Taza, Sefrou, Boulemane, Beni Mellal, Azilal, Khenifra, Al Haouz, Midelt, and Tinghir. news website Moroccan world news He adds that some rain is welcome. The country suffered one of its worst droughts on record this past summer.

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