IMWM warns against heavy rainfall in most of Poland. In some places, a total of as much as 70 liters of water per square meter can fall. Second and first degree alerts apply.
Synoptics of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued meteorological warnings.
Heavy rainfall: 2nd degree IMGW alerts
For the province Silesian, with the exception of the northern counties, and the southern and south-eastern parts of the province. Lesser Poland second degree warnings were issued against heavy rainfall.
Rainfall of moderate and strong intensity is forecast there. The estimated total amount of rainfall will be from 35 to 50 liters of water per square meter, locally up to 70 l / sq m. Thunderstorms are also possible in places.
In Silesia, the warnings will be valid from midnight on Monday until 8 am on Tuesday. In Małopolska, they will enter into force at 22 on Sunday, and will expire at 8 on Tuesday.
Heavy rainfall: 1st degree IMGW alerts
In large parts of the country, level 1 warnings are in place for heavy rainfall. They were issued for the provinces:
– Lower Silesia and Opolewhere they will be valid from 10 on Monday until 7 on Tuesday;
– Silesian, (excluding poviats with the second level of alerts), where they will be valid from 2 on Monday until 8 on Tuesday;
– Lesser Poland (excluding poviats with the second level of alerts), where they will be valid from 22 on Sunday until 11 on Tuesday;
– Podkarpackiewhere they will be valid from 22 on Sunday until 12 on Tuesday;
– Świętokrzyskiewhere they will be valid from 3 on Monday until 8 on Tuesday;
– Lublin; where they will be valid from 5-20 on Monday;
– Masovianwhere they will be valid from 5-22 on Monday;
– Podlasiewhere they will be valid from 14 on Monday until 8 on Tuesday;
– Warmian-Masurian Voivodeshipwhere they will be valid from 14 on Monday until 14 on Tuesday;
– Łódź; where they will be valid from 4 on Monday until 1 on Tuesday;
– Greater Poland, for the eastern half, where they will be valid from 8 on Monday until 5 on Tuesday.
Moderate and heavy rainfall is expected. In some places, a total of 20 to about 50 l / sq m is expected to drop, and storms are also possible.
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 which may cause material losses and risk 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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