(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Rabat - The cold and wet spell is set to continue especially in the north as temperatures are forecast to dip well below zero today. Heavy rain and thick clouds are forecast in Tangier, Western Rif and Siass in coming days. Rain is also on the cards for Essaouira, west of the Atlas, Upper and Middle Atlas and the Mediterranean coastline for the end of the week. Minimum temperatures in the reliefs of the Atlas will reach -02 to 04 ° C. The Rif and the south-east slopes will be relatively warmer at 03 to 08°C. Meanwhile, temperatures varying from 07 to 11 ° C are forecasted in the north of the Oriental, the Saiss, Loukkos, the plateaus of phosphates and Oulmes, Rhamna, Tensift, Haouz, Souss. Temperature in the southern provinces will be around 10 to 16 °"