Europe 1 with AFP 06:53, March 1, 2024

France remains in the gray this Friday.

On the mountain ranges, snow will appear from 700 m altitude in the Pyrenees, or 900 m altitude in the Alps.

The west to southwest wind will blow strongly over the western half of the territory.

Temperatures will go up to 17 degrees on the shores of the Mediterranean.

Friday morning, we will find the disturbance of the watch installed from the Grand-Est towards the Jura massif and the north of the Alps, it will snow on the massifs from 900 to 1,000 m, according to Météo France forecasts.

To the rear, from Nord-Pas-de-Calais to Burgundy, from Auvergne to Languedoc-Roussillon, the east of the Pyrenees and the PACA region, the sky will alternate between cloudy periods and clearings, more wide in the area of ​​the Mistral and the Tramontane blowing at 60 to 80 km/h.

Clouds will dominate from the Bay of Somme towards the west of the Paris basin, from Sologne towards Limousin, Midi-Pyrénées and the south of Aquitaine.

It will snow in the central Pyrenees above 700 m.

It may rain, sometimes heavily from Normandy towards the Pays de la Loire and Poitou-Charentes.

These rains could take on a stormy character towards the ocean while a lagging regime will set in over Brittany and the Cotentin.

The west to southwest wind will blow strongly over the western half of the territory, reaching 60 to 80 km/h in the interior, 80 to 90 towards the Monts d'Arrée, 100 to 110 on the Breton coast.

Up to 17 degrees this afternoon on the shores of the Mediterranean

In the afternoon, snowfall will persist in the border Alps above 1200m.

The sun will be able to impose itself from Alsace towards Lorraine, Franche-Comté, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, from the west of PACA to the central Pyrenees.

The pattern of showers, frequent and sometimes accompanied by sleet, will extend from Hauts-de-France towards Île-de-France, Normandy, Brittany and the Pays de la Loire.

Between these two zones, the sky will be overcast, it will rain more heavily from the Aquitaine coast towards Poitou-Charentes, the rain-snow limit being around 1500m in the Pyrenees.

Although decreasing, the wind will blow at 60 to 80 km/h over a large northwest quarter.

The minimums: from 0 to 6 degrees in the interior with light frosts in the Massif Central, from 6 to 11 on the Atlantic and Mediterranean coast.

Maximums: from 9 to 10 degrees from the North-Eastern borders to 13 to 15 in the South-West, 15 to 17 on the shores of the Mediterranean.