Take out the sweaters, big socks and beanies. The polar cold arrives in France this weekend of December 10 and 11. In addition to snow, ice and rain, freezing temperatures are to be expected for the next two days and no one will escape it. As La Chaîne Météo explains, “the cold will generally be dry with the generalization and intensification of the frost”, adding: “In this context, a few sleet of snow may occasionally sprinkle some regions”.

Météo France has placed 41 departments on yellow alert for this Saturday, December 10, for various weather events. Among them, about thirty are for risks of snow and ice, here are which ones:

If your department is not on the list, this does not mean that you will be spared from the polar cold this winter. The temperatures will be negative in a large majority of the territory, but what exactly should you expect at home? Here are the temperatures expected in your home for the next three days, until Monday, December 12. Discover the forecasts of Météo France in your department.