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Old February 13, 2017, 05:44 AM
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En ligero

Por la noche, temperaturas en ligero a moderado descenso en el centro y norte peninsular quedándose por debajo de los dos dígitos en Burgos con 8°, León con 7° y Soria con 9°.

I’m looking for help with this expression:
…temperaturas en ligero a moderado descenso…

Could it mean:
…temperature falling moderately…
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Old February 13, 2017, 07:40 AM
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.... temperatures falling lightly to moderately.... (in light to moderate descent)
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Old February 13, 2017, 08:16 PM
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I agree with Perikles.
It could be reworded as: "...temperaturas en descenso de ligero a moderado". The altered order of the adjectives was done because the writer must have felt it sounded more literary like that, I suppose.
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Old February 14, 2017, 12:00 AM
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Many thanks, guys.
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