Rain, instability and yellow alert with temperatures falling with maximums not exceeding 26 degrees. These, in a nutshell, are the weather forecasts in Sicily for Monday 25 September, which is subject to variability.
An area of low pressure embraces the Region, resulting in a day of unstable weather with light rain in all areas. Specifically on the Tyrrhenian coast, very cloudy or overcast skies with light rain, temporarily intensifying in the afternoon; on the Ionian coast skies initially slightly or partially cloudy, but with progressively increasing clouds and light rains from the afternoon, intensifying in the evening; progressively increasing clouds on the southern coast with light rain in the afternoon. Lightens in the evening; on the Apennines very cloudy or overcast skies with light rain for the whole day; progressively increasing clouds in internal areas with light rain from the afternoon.
Moderate winds from the north-western quadrants. Lower Tyrrhenian Sea and very rough Channel; Sea of Sicily from very rough to rough.
Yellow alert throughout Sicily
The regional civil protection has issued notice 23167 for the meteorological-hydrogeological and hydraulic risk which indicates yellow alert in all nine provinces of the island.
We read that precipitation could be: “From isolated to scattered, even in the form of showers or thunderstorms, across the entire Region, with cumulative quantities ranging from weak to locally moderate”.
Winds: Locally strong northerly with local gale reinforcements on western Sicily.
Temperatures are still falling in Sicily. Maximum expected between 18 and 25 degrees. 25 degrees are expected in Agrigento, 22 in Caltanissetta, 25 in Catania, 18 in Enna, 23 in Messina, 23 in Palermo, 23 in Ragusa, 25 in Syracuse, 24 in Trapani.
In the rest of Italy
North: The day will be characterized by cloudier skies in the northeast and clearer skies in the northwest. Maximum temperatures rising.
Centre: The weather will be sunny in Umbria, Tuscany and Lazio, there will still be irregular showers in the rest of the regions. Warmer climate.
South: A cyclone affects our regions so the weather will be widely unstable with thunderstorms, strongest in Calabria and Sicily.
Tuesday 26 September
The low-pressure circulation, responsible for light rains in the first part of the day, moves away, favoring the entry of drier air which brings widespread clearing in the evening.
Specifically, on the Tyrrhenian coast, very cloudy or overcast skies with light rain for the entire day; on the Ionian coast very cloudy or overcast skies with light rain, absorbed in the evening with clear spells; on the southern coast, initially partly cloudy skies but with cloudiness, sometimes compact, in the central hours of the day with associated light rain. Lightens in the evening; on the Apennines very cloudy or overcast skies with light rain, intensifying in the afternoon. Clearances in the evening; In the internal areas, initially partly cloudy skies but with cloudiness, sometimes compact, in the central hours of the day with associated light rain. Peace of mind in the evening.
Moderate northerly winds. Lower Tyrrhenian Sea from rough to very rough; Very rough channel; Rough Sicilian sea.
North: The day will pass with general good weather conditions, the sky will be clear or at most slightly cloudy. Hot weather.
Centre: Irregular clouds only over Abruzzo and Molise, elsewhere the good weather will prevail and the climate will return to summer characteristics.
South: A cyclone generates strong thunderstorms and scattered cloudbursts across Calabria, Tyrrhenian and Ionian Sicily and Basilicata, with more sun elsewhere.
Wednesday 27 September
North: High pressure regime so this day will also see ample sunshine, clear and clear skies and a climate that is at times summery.
Center: The day will pass with general good weather conditions with clear skies and typically summer maximum temperatures of up to 30 degrees.
South: The pressure increases, on this day there will still be some precipitation in Calabria, elsewhere the sky will be slightly cloudy.