IMGW issued warnings against heavy rainfall. In two voivodships, these are second-level alerts. It will rain heavily in north-eastern Poland from Tuesday to Wednesday.
Synoptics of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management have published second and first degree meteorological warnings.
Second degree IMGW alerts – heavy rainfall
Alerts IMGW the second degree before heavy rainfall was issued for voivodships:
– Warmia-Masuria Provincefor the following poviats: Gołdap, Węgorzewo, Giżycko, Olecki, Ełcki, Pisz.
Moderate and heavy rainfall is forecast there. The projected amount of rainfall is up to 60 liters per square meter. The alerts will be valid from Tuesday 10am to 11am. 15 on Wednesday.
First degree IMGW alerts – heavy rainfall
Lower-level warnings against heavy rainfall were issued for the following voivodeships:
– Warmia-Masuria Provincefor the poviats: Kętrzyński, Mrągowski, Szczycieński;
– Lublinfor the poviats: Łuków, Radzyński, Biała, Biała PodlaskaWłodawa.
In these places rainfall is expected to be moderate, with strong periods. The predicted amount of rainfall will reach 30 l / sq m. The alerts will be valid from 15 on Tuesday until 15 the next day.
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 material damage and 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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