The summer weather in Germany is over for the time being. The cold and a lot of rain are coming in from the north.
Munich – rain, thunderstorms and strong wind – plus maximum values of 16 to 20 degrees. The weather forecast for Germany looks pretty bad. Rainfall “Nick” brings a cold snap to Germany.
The low pressure area with its core is currently over Scandinavia – “in the area of the Gulf of Bothnia”, tweeted the German Weather Service (DWD). On this Wednesday, the sun is still showing in many places before thick clouds come in from the north. But the deep “Nick” moves from Sweden across the Baltic Sea to Poland. It’s already quite windy on the coast. The DWD warns of gusts of wind up to 70 km / h (Bft 8). It can also get quite stormy on the Brocken in the Harz Mountains.
Weather in Germany: “The cold air flies like a water bomb to Southern Europe”
Autumn mood instead of summer is the order of the day. Germany is flooded with cold air, but it also reaches southern Europe, explains meteorologist Jens Schenk von The Weather Channel. “The cold air flies like a water bomb to southern Europe and cools down large areas there, ”the weather expert puts it. The great heat is over in northern Italy. Croatia, Hungary and Poland are also affected. Only in Spain and Greece will it remain warm in summer, according to Schenk.
Weather in Germany: Deep “Nick” nests over Poland
In any case, midsummer is over for the time being in Germany. The powerful low Nick nests over Poland and shovels moist air masses into Germany. Showers and short thunderstorms can be expected across Germany on Friday, especially in the reservoirs of the low mountain ranges and on the Baltic Sea. Heavy rain with 20 l / m² within a few hours is possible, according to the DWD weather experts.
Weather alarm: Danger of heavy rain on the Baltic Sea, in the low mountain ranges and in the Alpine region
Especially in the eastern half and in the Alps, the weather models indicate larger amounts of rain, the weather channel warns kachelmannwetter.com. In the Ore Mountains and the Alps, the maximum values on the weekend will sometimes be below 15 degrees, according to meteorologist Lars Dahlstrom. Austria expects fresh snow in the mountains. In the mountains above 2,000 meters, it can already snow on Friday, according to the Austrian Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics (ZAMG), usually between 2000 and 2300 meters above sea level.
Continuous rain is also the order of the day on Sunday. According to the current DWD forecast, continuous rain amounts of over 30 milliliters are possible in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, in the northern and eastern low mountain range (especially the Harz and Ore Mountains) and in the Eastern Alps. It remains to be seen whether it will continue to be rainy at the start of the week. The DWD continuously updates its weather forecast. In the new week it looks like the weather will slowly calm down with more sunshine from the west. It should also get a little warmer. (ml) * Merkur.de is an offer from IPPEN.MEDIA