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Residents in 5 Greece’s regions receive storm warning message

Residents of Thessaly, Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia, Central Greece and the Northern Aegean islands received a message via the emergency line <112> warning them of upcoming heavy thunderstorms and stormy winds. The message warned them of the severe storms and stormy winds and urged them to “reduce movements unless absolute necessary” …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued an emergency weather bulletin warning of heavy rainfalls and storms which will be accompanied by a high frequency of lightning and hail falls locally. The barometric low is forecast to hit Greece tomorrow Friday afternoon, April 19,  and affect the country until Saturday noon, …

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Next wave of Sahara Dust to cover Greece

A new wave of Sahara Dust is coming to Greece that currently enjoys a fair weather with full sunshine and ‘early summer’ temperatures of almost up to 30 degrees Celsius. According to meteorologist of Open TV, Klearhos Maroysakis, a barometric low off the coast of north Africa will bring large …

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Greece Weather: Sahara dust and temperatures up to 28° Celsius

Sharp increase of temperatures, high concentration of Sahara dust and mud showers are forecast for Greece on Wednesday and Thursday, March 27-28, 2024. Weather conditions favor the transport of African dust. 🍃 ΣΥΓΚΕΝΤΡΩΣΕΙΣ ΣΚΟΝΗΣ Μέχρι και την Πέμπτη υψηλές οι συγκεντρώσεις της Αφρικανικής σκόνης . Νέος γύρος από βδομάδα , …

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Greece weather: Heavy rain and storms, powerful winds, mud showers

A cold front will affect Greece as of Monday afternoon, March 11, the meteo service of the National Observatory of Athens has forecast. The main features of the upcoming bad weather front which will continue into tomorrow, Tuesday, March 12, will be: heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms locally strong to gale-force …

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Greece Weather Warning with heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a warning about weather deterioration with heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms. The bad weather front comes from the West on Monday evening, March 4, will move to the East and is forecast to affect the country until Tuesday noon, March 5, 2024. ⚠ ΕΚΤΑΚΤΟ ΔΕΛΤΙΟ …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls and storms, powerful winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a warning of a temporary weather deterioration with heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms accompanied by high frequency of lightning and possibly hail. The intense phenomena will start on Thursday night in the west, will extend on Friday further east and will affect the the rest …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls, storms, powerful winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a weather warning of a deterioration with heavy rainfalls and storms in most parts of the country. The bad weather front is forecast to affect the Greece from the evening hours of Sunday, February 25, until the early morning hours of Tuesday, February 27, …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rains, storms, powerful winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY has warned of a weather deterioration with heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms and powerful winds. Coming from the North-West, the bad weather front is forecast to hit  as of midday Sunday, February 11,  and is expected to last until Monday, night, February 12, 2024. The intense …

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Fair weather until weekend then change with rainfalls, storms, strong winds

The first days of February remind of spring with fair weather, blue skies, sunshine and temperatures up to 21 degrees Celsius, much higher than the seasonal average. The good weather will continue at least until the upcoming weekend, while cold and snow is generally forecast towards the end of the …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy snow- and rainfalls, winds up 10B

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued an emergency bulletin warning of a weather deterioration with heavy snow- and rainfalls and stormy winds reaching up to 10 Beaufort in the following days. The weather will gradually deteriorate as of Sunday, January 28, and will continue to affect the country until Wednesday, …

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Meteorologists forecast second wave of cold weather with snowfalls

Another, in fact two cold weather fronts with snow and ice-cold northern winds is on the way to Greece and will affect the country over the weekend and the beginning of next week. The first weather outbreak is forecast on Sunday, January 28, while the second one will hit the …

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Greece Weather Warning: Snow, stormy winds, heavy rainfalls

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued an emergency bulletin warning of a weather deterioration with sharp temperature drop by 8 to 10 degrees Celsius and snowfalls mainly in the central and northern mainland. At the same time, stormy winds of up to 9 Beaufort will prevail in the Aegean Sea, …

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Greece Weather: Up to 22°C on Friday, sharp drop, snowfalls on Saturday

Greece has been experiencing a prolonged fair weather all through the winter, so far, with sunny days and temperatures over 15 degrees Celsius even if with short intervals of bad weather. It is the first time ever that quite some plants on my balcony are blooming in January, and the …

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First snow on Mt. Parnitha, NW Athens; cold weather sweeps across Greece

The first snow of 2024 started falling on the Mt. Parnitha over 900 meters on Tuesday afternoon, forcing authorities to shut down to traffic the avenue of the same name in north-western Athens. Police announced the closure of the avenue citing snowfall and ice conditions. Snowplows have been deployed out …

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Tragic death of German tourist: Swept away by strong winds

A German tourist found a tragic death on Sunday, when she was swept away by the rough sea in the port of Kyparissia, south Peloponnese. The tragedy took place in front of her husband and pedestrians who were also walking on the pier. The 66-year-old German national was walking with …

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Ferries resume operation from Piraeus port; still disruptions due to weather

Passenger ferries will resume their schedules from the port of  Piraeus after 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 7, as winds have moderated and are forecast to weaken further. Exception will be the ‘flying dolphins’ in the routes of the Saronic Gulf routes. There will be no departures from Lavrio and …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls & storms, gale-force winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a weather warning of a temporary deterioration with heavy rainfalls and storms and stormy southern winds. The barometric low will affect Greece from Saturday afternoon, January 6, until Sunday evening, January 7, 2024. Indicative maps (a) the position of the barometric low late Saturday …

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