Top News

Orange weather alert activated for Andalucian provinces

Share

Orange weather alert activated for Andalucian provinces

AEMET, the State Meteorological Agency has activated the orange weather warning in several provinces of Andalucia. It is issued specifically in Almeria and Granada, due to coastal phenomena this Wednesday, December 8.

Waves of between three and four metres in height are forecast, thanks to the Force 8 west wind that will blow. This will affect mainly the capital of Almeria province, and the Granada coast.

A yellow warning is also expected to remain active for tomorrow, due to strong gusts of wind of up to 70km/h. These could be experienced in the Almanzora Valley, Los Velez, Poniente, and the capital of Almeria. Guadix, Baza, and the coast of Granada could also suffer from this weather pattern.

Force 7 winds from the west and southwest will also bring a yellow warning. Waves of up to 3 metres could be experienced in the capital of Almeria, the Poniente, and the Levante of this province, as well as along the Granada coast.

On Thursday 9, the situation should improve somewhat, and only the coast of Granada will remain on yellow notice until 8am. Coastal phenomena in the form of a Force 7 west wind will create waves of between two and three metres, as reported by diariosur.es.

___________________________________________________________

Thank you for reading, and don’t forget to check The Euro Weekly News for all your up-to-date local and international news stories, and remember, you can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Chris King

Chris was born in a small village in Wales, where he ran his own successful construction company for many years, before deciding in 1990, to swap the grey skies and rain for the sunshine and lifestyle of the Costa del Sol. Late last year he made the move to Southern Portugal, and is now residing on the Algarve. Having sung and played in a rock band back in Wales, he still likes to go out and entertain in his spare time, singing in restaurants and golf clubs. Interests are of course music, especially from the 60s and 70s, movies, nice restaurants, and he has a passion for graphic design and online marketing.



Recent Posts

  • EU News

Liz Truss sets Northern Ireland Protocol deadline ahead of talks with EU

Foreign secretary Liz Truss is to travel to Brussels on Monday after setting a new…

43 mins ago
  • Spain

Covid numbers in Spain – Thursday, January 20

Here are the Covid numbers for Spain on Thursday, January 20 (more…)

1 hour ago
  • Spain

Guardia Civil divers find body of missing Huelva fisherman

The body of a fisherman missing since last Tuesday 18 has been located by Guardia…

2 hours ago
  • World News

Anders Breivik: Norwegian terrorist performs Nazi salutes during parole hearing

Anders Breivik, the Norwegian far-right terrorist who murdered 77 people has performed Nazi salutes during…

2 hours ago
  • Costa del Sol

Andalucia extends the Covid passport and use of masks

Juanma Moreno has announced the extension of Covid passports and masks in Andalucia (more…)

2 hours ago
  • UK

Emmerdale actor died hours after hospital discharged him, inquest hears

An Emmerdale actor died hours after being sent home from hospital, an inquest heard today,…

3 hours ago