up to 30 provinces will be on orange or yellow alert this Saturday

Spain will continue under an intense heat wave, which means that up to 30 provinces will be on orange or yellow alert this Saturday. The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) forecasts high temperatures for the Peninsula and the Balearic Islands for tomorrow.

The heat will activate this Saturday, August 1, warnings in a total of 30 provinces, according to the prediction of the Aemet, in a day in which the temperatures will go down significantly in areas of the north of the peninsula and will be significantly high still in the rest of the Peninsula and the Balearic Islands.

Specifically, at significant risk (orange warning) will be Almería, Córdoba, Granada, Huelva, Jaén, Málaga, Sevilla, Baleares, Albacete, Ciudad Real, Cuenca, Toledo, Lérida, Tarragona, Madrid, Murcia, Alicante and Valencia.

At risk (yellow notice), will be Cádiz, Huesca, Teruel, Zaragoza, Ávila, Salamanca, Soria, Guadalajara, Barcelona, ​​Gerona, Badajoz and Cáceres.

Thus, this Saturday, the skies will be cloudy with weak rains in the Cantabrian Sea and there will be cloudy intervals in the rest of the extreme north of the peninsula, without ruling out any weak precipitation.

The skies will be little cloudy or clear in the rest of the Peninsula and the Balearic Islands, except for some cloudy intervals at the beginning in the area of ​​the Strait and Melilla, and there will be some cloudiness of daytime evolution in the Pyrenees, Iberian system and mountains of the southeast, with the possibility rain or storm in general weak and isolated, most likely in the Pyrenees. In the Canary Islands, cloudy intervals are expected with the possibility of a shower or storm on the islands of greater relief.

There will be the possibility of some morning fog banks in the interior of Galicia and Cantabrian.

As for temperatures, they will decrease in the northwestern half of the peninsula, which may be notable in the Cantabrian area and upper Ebro; and in ascent in the coasts of the south and peninsular southeast; and with little change in the rest.

The winds will be of the north component in the north and northwest of the peninsula, of the west component in the southwest and narrow quadrant, of the northeast in the Canary Islands, and of variable direction in the rest.