According to Anna Hjelmstedt, meteorologist at the Swedish meteorological and hydrological institute, has a fairly comprehensive comming moved in over the west coast during Friday, and will then pull ahead in the northeasterly direction.
Class 1-warnings for snow have been issued in Jämtland and Västernorrland counties, where, on Saturday, is expected to get 10-15 centimetres of snow. To the south is expected, however, the precipitation come in the form of rain.
And because it is cold in the ground, it may occur sudden ishalka on the roads, " says Anna Hjelmstedt.
have, therefore, been issued in Dalarna, Värmland and Gävleborg counties, in particular during the night towards Saturday.
Rain is also expected in other parts of Götaland and Svealand, but since they already have mild weather with temperatures above freezing is expected they are not affected by ishalka.
In Halland county and the western parts of Västra Götaland county has, however, class 1 warnings for high flows in the watercourses issued, on the basis of the expected combination of rainfall and snow melt.
is the high flows at a level that occurs on average every two and every ten years, and can result in less flood problems. The culmination of the levels in the watercourses is expected to occur during the Saturday and Sunday.
– So it is the same comming that cause different types of problems depending on where in the country you are, " says Anna Hjelmstedt.
comming is also expected to draw in over the west coast during the Saturday afternoon, and then go in a similar north-easterly trajectory.
It is also looking for a class 1 warning for the coast of the lake Vänern and the coast from the Skagerak to the North of the Baltic sea.