On Saturday and Sunday, the sky will often be cloudy, with occasional snow flurries, particularly on Sunday.
The prevailing wind will be a northwesterly, which in Vidzeme and Latgale will be mostly slow, but on the coast of Kurzeme the gusts will reach a breezy 15-17 meters per second.
The air temperature on Saturday night in many places in the eastern part of the country will drop below -15 Celsius, but on Sunday night in most parts of the country the range will be from -2 C to - 7 C degrees, though in some places in Vidzeme - 13 C is possible. In the afternoon, the air will warm to -1 C to - 6 C, in the east to -7 C to- 9 C, but on the Kurzeme coast the thermometer could even make it into positive territory at + 1 C.
The respite from the cold will be brief. At the beginning of next week, the temperature in the whole country will drop again, in Vidzeme and Latgale -20 C will make a return.