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Weather: cloudy and rainy through to Wednesday

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The weather will be typically "Belgian" for the next week!
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On Friday afternoon, there will be variable cloud coverage with showers. In the south-west of the country, the weather will however remain dry. Towards the end of the day, the tendency for showers will gradually diminish. Temperature maxima will be between 9°C and 13°C in the Ardennes, and between 13°C and 16°C elsewhere. Generally there will be moderate wind, although fairly strong at the cost, in all cases coming from the north-west.

In the evening and during the night, it will be partially cloudy with minimum temperatures between 4°C and 7°C south of the Sambre-et-Meuse valleys, and between 7°C and 9°C in the other regions inland. Temperatures will be around 13°C at the coast.

On Saturday, the sky will become very cloudy with gradual spells of mist and rain coming from the west. In the south-east of the country, the weather will probably be dry until midday. Maximum temperatures overall will be between 9°C on the heights of the Ardennes and 16°C at the coast. The wind will be moderate to fairly strong, and sometimes strong at the coast, coming from the west to south-west sector.

On Sunday, cloud cover will be at first variable to extensive, with showers. During the afternoon, clear spells will become more extensive and the weather will be dry starting with the north-west. Maximum temperatures will be of the order of  11°C to 13°C in the Ardennes, and 14°C to 16°C in low-lying areas. The wind will at first be a moderate north-westerly.

On Monday, cloud cover will remain variable to extensive with a risk of showers, with maximum temperatures close to 15°C to 16°C in central areas.

Tuesday will see the sky generally very cloudy with rain, with maximum temperatures unchanged. On Wednesday, the weather will be generally dry and there will be some some clear spells. Maximum temperatures will remain close to 16°C in central areas. On Thursday and Friday, the risk of persistent rain and wind will remain. Maximum temperatures will be of the order of 16°C or 17°C.

Lars Andersen
The Brussels Times