17 January 2019 – Winter is set to kick in across Croatia with fresh snow forecast over the next week.
A cold front is heading towards Croatia late on Thursday evening bringing fresh snow to parts of Croatia.
“The cold front and secondary cyclogenesis over the northern Mediterranean will bring a new round of snow to the region. Slovenia, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina will see significant snowfall until late on Friday,” Severe Weather Europe writes.
Slovenia is expected to receive a significant amount of snowfall in lowlands, whilst around 20-40 cm of snow is expected in elevated areas of Croatia, mainly in Lika and Gorski Kotar.
Significant snowfall is also expected in elevated areas of southern Croatia.
Next week snow is forecast to fall in the capital Zagreb with heavy snow on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
This week temperatures have been mild with highs of 10°C in the capital, but next week temperatures will drop into the minus with -2°C and heavy snow set to arrive late next week.