IMGW warns against heavy rainfall. Meteorological warnings were issued, including the third and highest degree. Locally, up to 110 liters of water per square meter can drop.
Synoptics of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued meteorological warnings.
Heavy rainfall: third degree IMGW alerts
The highest degree of rainfall warnings were issued for the following voivodeships:
– Silesian, for the following poviats: Cieszyn, Bielski, Bielsko-Biała and Żywiec;
– Lesser Poland, for the following poviats: Oświęcim, Wadowicki, Myślenicki, Suski, Nowy Targ and Tatrzański.
Rainfall is forecast of moderate and heavy intensity. The total amount of rainfall in places will be up to 90-110 liters per square meter.
The alerts will be valid until 8 p.m. on Wednesday.
Heavy rainfall: 2nd degree IMGW alerts
Second degree warnings against heavy rainfall are in force in the following provinces:
– Silesian, wherever higher level alerts do not apply;
– Lesser Poland, wherever tertiary and first degree alerts are not in effect.
Rainfall is forecast of moderate and heavy intensity. The estimated total amount of rainfall will be from 35 to 50 liters of water per square meter, locally up to 70-80 l / sq m. Thunderstorms are also possible in places.
The alerts will be valid until 8 a.m. on Wednesday. Only in the poviats in the south of the voivodeship Lesser Poland will be valid until 20 on Wednesday.
Heavy rainfall: 1st degree IMGW alerts
In parts of the country, there are first-degree warnings against heavy rainfall. They were issued for the provinces:
– Lesser Poland, for the poviats: Dąbrowski, Tarnowski and Tarnów, where they will be valid until 8 on Wednesday;
– Łódź, where they will be valid until 7 on Wednesday;
– Podkarpackie (except for the poviats in the east of the region), where they will apply until 8 on Wednesday;
– Świętokrzyskie, where they will be valid until 8 on Wednesday;
Moderate and heavy rainfall is expected. In some places, a total drop of 15 to about 50 l / sq m is expected, and storms are also possible.
What is the third degree weather warning
Warning the third degree meteorological predicts the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena causing very large damage or damage in a large area of the size of a catastrophe and a threat to life. Dangerous phenomena will make it impossible to conduct business. Extreme caution is recommended, the need for frequent monitoring of news and weather developments.
What is the second degree meteorological warning
The second level warning provides for the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena causing high material losses and a threat to health and life. Dangerous phenomena or the effects of their occurrence severely limit the operation of the business. Expect disruptions in your daily activities. Great caution is recommended, the need to follow news and weather developments. Follow all instructions issued by emergency services in an emergency. Adapt your plans to the weather conditions.
What is the first degree weather warning
The first level warning provides for conditions conducive to the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena that may cause property damage and a threat to health and life. Conducting activities in conditions of exposure to these factors is difficult and dangerous. Expect difficulties resulting from carrying out activities in the area of risk, including delays caused by road traffic obstructions, disruptions in the course of outdoor events or the possibility of their cancellation. Caution recommended, need to follow news and weather developments.
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