Cold wave: The Jura is not Finished with the Winter

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If the official date of spring is approaching, the cold returns this weekend and next week on the Jura with the program of rain and snow showers …

In the Jura, this Saturday, March 17, winter did not say its last word and in the center of Lons-le-Saunier, the iron lions put a little wool. In addition to announcing the Rendez-vous of adventure , they are certainly preparing to face the cold that is back.

Rain and snow are indeed in the program of the day’s weather, and this morning in the direction of Les Rousses , flakes were reported from Bonlieu.

The snow should continue to fall moderately during the day from the area of Grandvaux  and the upper Jura , but also between Champagnole and Pontarlier . The day will be rainy on the rest of the department.

The RD 678 in Chaux du Dombief, Jura this Saturday, March 15th just before 8 am
The RD 678 in Chaux du Dombief, Jura this Saturday, March 15th just before 8 am (© webcam)

The temperatures will fall between Saturday and Sunday. During the night, some flakes can fall on the Petite montagne , the Jura and the Champagnole sector , then reach the whole of the Jura before sunrise and last for much of the day.

On Monday, these light snowfalls should continue throughout the department, but we should also be able to enjoy a return of lightning in the afternoon.

Tuesday, despite some showers of rain or snow , the day had to be quite clear and sunny, with emperatures quite cool for the season , between 1 and 3 ° C. This cool and hectic weather should last all week.

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