IMGW issued a forecast of meteorological threats for the next week. Some provinces may be subject to a second level alert. Check where the heat should bother us the most.
The Institute of Meteorology and Water Management has issued a forecast of weather hazards. It shows that Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday will be hot.
IMGW threat forecast for Tuesday – heat
Monday will end in Poland without any heat warnings.
However, the situation is to change on Tuesday. That day IMGW plans to issue second degree alerts before heat in the voivodeship Lubuskie Voivodeship outside the counties of Wschowa and Gorzowski, Gorzów WielkopolskiStrzelce-Dresden and Międzyrzecki.
Yellow alerts will be issued for the rest of the Lubuskie Voivodeship and the following voivodships: Greater Poland (except in the Turkish and Koło counties), Opole, Lower Silesia, Pomeranian (for southern poviats), West Pomeranian Voivodeship (except for coastal poviats) and Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship (except eastern poviats).
IMGW threat forecast for Wednesday – heat
On Wednesday, second-level alerts may appear in the following voivodeships: Lubuskie, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Pomeranian, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Greater Poland, Lower Silesia (except for southern counties) and Łódź (except eastern poviats).
IMWM plans to issue yellow alerts in voivodships: Subcarpathian, Lesser Poland, Silesian, Opole, Lower Silesia (in southern poviats), Łódź Province (in eastern poviats), Świętokrzyskie and Mazowieckie.
IMGW threat forecast for Thursday – heat
Second-level alerts may be issued on Thursday for provinces: West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Pomeranian, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Opole and Lower Silesia (except southern counties).
First-level warnings, on the other hand, can be issued in voivodships: Lubuskie Voivodeship, Greater Poland, Łódź Province, Mazowieckie, Lublin, Subcarpathian, Lesser Poland, Świętokrzyskie, Silesian and Lower Silesia (in southern poviats).
What is a Threat Forecast
According to the definition of IMWM, the threat forecast is indicative weather forecastto inform the public early about the possible occurrence of a dangerous meteorological phenomenon.
What is the IMWM 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 activity. 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 meteorological warning from the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management
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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