Snow and torrential rains will hit Eastern and Central provinces of the country, as of today, Sunday , Dec, 15, 2019, according to a special weather report (BMS) issued by the services of the National Office of Meteorology.
“Snowfall and heavy rains will affect several provinces as of today,” said the BMS issued by the office. Rainfall accumulations will locally reach or exceed 50mm in the Eastern parts, and between 30mm and 40mm in the central ones.
The concerned Eastern provinces are: Annaba, Jijel, Skikda, Mila, Sétif and Constantine.
Reagrding the central provinces, here is the list: Algiers, Blida, Boumerdes, Tipaza, Bejaia,Tizi Ouzou, Bouira, Médéa and Bou Arreridj.
Besides, snowfall is expected, Tuesday and Wednesday, reaching 5-15 cm thick on the reliefs of an altitude between 900 meters and 1100 meters, detailed the Office.
The regions concerned are El-Bayadh, Saida, Sidi Bel Abbès, El-Naama, Tiaret, Djelfa, Médea. In addition to Blida, Tissemssilt, Ain Defla, Sétif, Tizi Ouzou, Bejaia, Bouira, Jijel, Mila, Constantine, Batna, and finally Khenchela.