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Skyros, Thassos, Crete heavily hit by torrential rainfalls (picts)

Torrential rainfalls have been hitting several parts of Greece from the north to the south, flooding streets, homes and businesses and destroying infrastructure. The sporades islands but also Thassos were badly hurt by the rainstorms, while Crete was hit as well. Two bridges collapsed, streets turned into rivers and tourists …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls, thunderstorms after the heatwave

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY warns of weather deterioration with locally strong rainfalls and thunderstorms that will most possible be accompanied with hailfalls. The weather warning issued for Sunday, May 29, 2020, comes after a mini heatwave with temperatures up to 38 degrees Celsius during the week that ends on …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls, thunderstorms, wind, temperature drop

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued an emergency warning of weather deterioration with heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms, powerful winds and noticeable drop of temperature. The bad weather front is forecast to be of relative short duration and affect the northern, the western and central parts of the country before it …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls & thunderstorms, snow, stormy winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a weather warning on Monday noon drawing attention to an upcoming bad weather front with main features heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms, dense snowfalls and stormy winds of intensity 8 to 9 Beaufort. The bad weather front is forecast to start on Tuesday noon, February …

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Greece Extreme Weather Warning: “Diomedes” comes with dense snowfalls, heavy rainstorms, strong winds

Greece Extreme Weather Warning: Barometric low “Diomedes” is forecast to sweep across the country with heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms, dense snowfalls and sharp temperature decrease as well as with stormy winds, National Meteorological Service (EMY) warned with its Red Alert published on Monday. According to EMY forecast, bad weather front …

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Greece Weather Warning: heavy rainfalls, thunderstorms, hail, stormy winds

Greece’ National Meteorological Service issued a warning of a bad weather front with main characteristics heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms and stormy winds. Τhe bad weather front is coming from the West and will hit first the Ionian islands on Friday morning, December 3, while the phenomena including hail are forecast …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls, thunderstorms, stormy winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a weather warning on upcoming bad weather front with main features the heavy rainstorms and stormy south winds forecast to reach 8 Beaufort. According to the EMY weather warning, the bad weather from comes from the West and will move to the East, mainly …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued an alert warning of weather deterioration with main features heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms, locally accompanied by hail. The bad weather front will set in from the West on Monday, November 22, and quikcly move to the East, Central and South-East Greece until Wednesday, November …

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Greece Weather Warning: Heavy rainfalls, thunder- and hailstorms locally

Greece’s Νational Meteorological Service issued a warning on extreme weather phenomena with heavy rain falls, powerful thunderstorms accompanied locally by hailstorms and strong winds. According to the warning, the bad weather front will be of short duration of up to two days and is forecast to affect mostly central and …

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Meteo Service issues Weather Warning for South-Eastern Greece

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY issued a weather warning especially for the islands in central and south-eastern Aegean Sea, including the island of Crete. EMY has warned of heavy rainfalls and strong thunderstorms and gale-force winds up 9 Beaufort. The barometric low will be of short duration, of no longer …

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Greece weather warning: Heavy rain- and snowfalls, winds up to 9B, sharp temperature drop

A new cold weather front with heavy rainfalls and storms, snowfalls even at low altitudes, gale-force winds up to 8-9 Beaufort and temperature drop of up to 12 degrees Celsius reached the western parts of Greece on Tuesday morning. The wave of bad weather, which will grip the entire country …

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Greece Weather Warning: Dense snowfalls, frost, heavy rainfalls, thunderstorms

Cold front “Leandros” with dense snowfalls and very low temperatures has started sweeping across Greece and the National Meteorological Service EMY has issued a weather warning. The cold snap will bring snowfalls in areas of a higher altitude in northern and central Greece but even in the lowlands of Macedonia, …

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Greece Weather Warning: Rainfalls, thunderstorms, strong wind, snowfalls

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY warns of weather deterioration with heavy rainflls and powerful winds lat on Monday, Jan 11, 2021, and sharp temperature drop and partially dense snowfall as of Wednesday, Jan 13, 2021. Coming from the North-West, the bad weather front is forecast to strike the western Greece …

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Greece weather: Temperature up to 40°C, rain and thunderstorms

A mini heat wave with temperatures up to 40 degrees Celsius has been hitting Greece, despite the “meltemia”, the summer north winds. The features of this rather unstable weather are bright sunshine, high temperatures but also local rainfalls, showers and thunderstorms are forecast for the following days. According to meteorologists, …

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Greece Weather Warning: Rainfalls, Thunderstorms, Snow, Mar25-28

Greece’s National Meteorological Service (EMY) issued a weather warning with main features heavy rainfalls and thunderstorms, snow in the highlands and stormy wind up to 8 and 9 Beaufort. The weather warning is issued for the time form March 25 until March 28, 2020. According to the weather warning, the …

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Greece Weather Warning: Temperature drop by 15C, snowfalls, rain, storms, gusty winds

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY and the National Observatory of Athens have issued warning about a rapid deterioration of the weather with heavy snowfalls, sharp temperature drop by over 15 degrees Celsius in some regions, powerful rain- and thunderstorms, gusty winds and dangerous frost. The phenomena are forecast to be …

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Greece Weather Highlights 2019: Max temperature 41.9°C, Min -22.5°C

The Greek National Observatory of Athens released the weather records for 2019 according to its meteo station reports. ° The highest precipitation levels were recorded in the region of Chania, Crete (2,896 mm) while Athens experienced the rainiest year in the last 15 years. On the contrary, the lowest annual …

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Weather warning: Strong rainfalls, thunderstorms across Greece Oct 7-8

Greece’s National Meteorological Service EMY is warning of weather deterioration with strong rainfalls, thunderstorms, locally powerful, and possible hail fall. EMY issued the weather warning on Sunday and is valid for October 7-8, 2019. The barometric low comes from the North and will affect the whole country. Forecast: Athens and …

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Scent of Greek Autumn: Rainfalls, Storms, Temperature drop

The weather in Greece is unstable over the weekend with a scent of autumn: rainfalls, thunderstorms and temperature drop. According to National Meteorological Service EMY, rainfalls and local thunderstorms are expected on Saturday, September 7, 2019, mainly in Macedonia, North Greece but also in the mountainous and semi-mountainous parts of …

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