In Thuringia, the last weekend in January starts with snow, frost and ice. The sky will remain cloudy on Friday, as the German Weather Service in Leipzig announced in the morning. With up to minus 4 degrees in the mountains, light snowfall will start from midday, which can also fall as sleet in the lowlands. With a maximum of minus 2 to 0 degrees, there is also permafrost there.
According to the forecast, Saturday and Sunday will also be mostly cloudy. The initially slight flake swirl in the Thuringian Forest subsides by Saturday noon. The temperatures rise to 0, in the mountains -4 to 0 degrees. On Sunday it will remain mostly dry with 1 to 3 degrees. According to the forecast, it will be around 0 degrees in the upper mountains and in the Werra valley. A moderate, sometimes fresh wind will blow from the south-west.