Bad weather arriving on Italy, rains even at Christmas and Boxing day

Flurry of disturbances starting today, 24 December

Bad weather, starting today 24 December, over Italy for the Christmas holidays. Antonio Sanò, director and founder of the site informs that the atmospheric circulation is about to change. The winds begin to rotate from the southern quadrants, therefore not only milder but also humid and harbingers of a series of worsening. During the course of Christmas Eve the first rains will begin to bathe Tuscany, especially in the north and then also affect the eastern Liguria. The vanguard of this first disturbed front will also extend to the North in the evening with light rains expected in Lombardy, Emilia Romagna and Veneto.

On the day of Christmas the disturbance will come to a head, affecting especially the central regions with heavy rains in the afternoon on Tuscany, Lazio, Umbria, Marche and also in Liguria. Other rains will wet Emilia Romagna, almost absent in the rest of the North. The increase in temperatures will cause the snow to descend on the Apennines only above 1700 meters. It will be drier and also sunny in the South. The weather will show no signs of improvement even in Santo Stefano (Sunday) when another disturbance will have the same direction as the previous one, however, also wetting Campania and Sardinia. In the North it will rain moderately only in Emilia Romagna, there will be fog in Piedmont and a cloudy sky elsewhere. Finally, a third disturbance will arrive at the beginning of next week and this time, in addition to being pushed by the Libeccio winds, it will be fed by colder air at high altitude. Precipitation will affect almost all of Italy while the snow will return to fall weakly on the Alps starting from 1000-1200 meters, always at high altitudes in the Apennines. During the holiday period, temperatures will tend to increase significantly, just think also in the South you can reach peaks of 18-20 ° C, as in Sardinia and Sicily, in the Center up to 15-16 ° C and up to 12 ° C in the Northeast .


Friday 24. In the north: often cloudy or overcast skies, some rain in Liguria. Middle: worsens in Tuscany with moderate rainfall in the northern sectors, weak elsewhere. Weak rains on Lazio and Umbria. In the center: overcast sky in Campania, sun elsewhere.

Saturday 25. In the north: rains in Liguria, Emilia Romagna, weak in Veneto, even absent elsewhere. In the center: bad weather in Tuscany, Umbria, Lazio, Marche. In the south: irregularly cloudy skies.

Sunday 26. In the north: often overcast skies, some rain in Emilia Romagna and lower Veneto. In the center: showers on Tuscany, Umbria, Lazio, Sardinia, then also on the Marche. In the south: bad weather in Campania, then some rain also in Basilicata and Puglia.

Monday 27 showers in the Center-South, then the anticyclone returns.