18.04.2019 - 08:41

Storm warning - Rain and thunderstorms on Maundy Thursday

Storm at the east coast & on the Balearic Islands

On yesterday's Wednesday, Villanueva del Arzobispo (Andalusia) was the warmest place in Spain with 29,6 °C. Novelda registered 21,9 °C in the autonomy of Valencia. Palma de Mallorca reported 22,8 °C on the Balearic Islands and Vallehermoso obtained 26,4 °C on the Canary Islands. Nunomoral (Extremadura) measured the most precipitation with 20,2 l/m² of rain.

The Spanish mainland on Thursday: At 06:00 am, Madrid reports 10,3 °C, Santander 13,6 °C, Bilbao 17,7 °C, Valencia 13,7 °C, Almeria 15,7 °C, Barcelona 14,4 °C, Alicante 16,9 °C, Sevilla 12,2 °C and Granada 10,9 °C.

The vortex of clouds is already covering Andalusia this morning and will ensure changeable conditions nationwide. A thick rain band stretches from south to north, a yellow warning level has been issued in numerous provinces. Light thunderstorms will take place at the Costa de la Luz at breakfast time. Said thunderstorms will abate initially, but will increase again later in the afternoon extending to Sevilla. It is still not clear whether or not all Easter processions will be able to take place. Apart from the rain, the east coast is also expecting stormy wind and elevated swell. No rain has been forecasted for Catalonia. It will be the warmest in the provinces of Alicante and Lleida today with +- 22 °C.

Today's peak values amount 19 °C in Barcelona, 14 °C in Madrid, 19 °C in Bilbao, 17 °C in Santander, 22 °C in Alicante, 17 °C in Valencia, 19 °C in Sevilla, 21 °C in Murcia, 20 °C in Girona and 19 °C in Santiago de Compostela.

The Balearic Islands on Thursday: Palma de Mallorca reports 14,2 °C at 06:00 am. Mostly stormy today. A storm will pull up at the west coast of Mallorca. Other than that, more clouds than sun. A few drops of rain might be falling on Ibiza today. The peak temperatures amount 21 °C in Palma de Mallorca, 20 °C in Mao-Mahon and 19 °C in Eivissa.

The Canary Islands on Thursday: Tenerife Sur Airport registers 17,0 °C at 05:00 am. There will be a mix of sun and clouds today. A fresh wind will set in at the coasts towards the afternoon. The peak temperatures will reach +- 24 °C today.

Costa del Sol on Thursday

At 06:00 am, Malaga (Playa La Malagueta) reports 15,6 °C and an air humidity of 94 %. Malaga's buoy registers a sea temperature of 16,6 °C and the waves are reaching heights of 80 cm.

At 06:00 am, Malaga Airport reports 15,1 °C and the wind is blowing with 3,0 km/h across the runways.

Los Reales reported 5,0 °C, Torrox 13,1 °C and Ronda registered 9,9 °C at 06:00 am.

Still some light rain this morning. The cloud cover will break up initially. Towards the afternoon, rain clouds will be pulling up again (from the west). Light thunderstorms might take place additionally.

+- 20 °C have been forecasted for Marbella, +- 19 °C for Malaga (city), +- 20 °C for Manilva and +- 21 °C for Velez-Malaga. The Caminito del Rey is expecting +- 20 °C.

Tendency for the following days: There will be a mix of sun and clouds on Good Friday and on Saturday, the probability of precipitation amounts 65 %. The peak temperatures will reach +- 19 °C.

The latest sea temperatures:

Barcelona 15,1 °C

Palma de Mallorca 15,8 °C

Valencia 15,5 °C

Cabo de Palos 16,1 °C

Cadiz 16,7 °C

Las Palmas 19,4 °C

Tenerife Sur 19,5 °C

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Photo above: Weather warnings today

Peak temperatures today

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