IMGW warns of dangerous driving conditions. In most of the country, the roads will be slippery on a Sunday night. Freezing precipitation and icing are forecasted.
The synoptics of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued first-degree warnings.
IMWM alerts: icing
1st degree icing warnings were issued for provinces: West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Lubuskie, Greater Poland, Łódź, Lower Silesia, Opole, Silesian and parts of the province Lesser Poland (poviats: Olkusz, Kraków, Kraków, Chrzanów, Oświęcim, Wadowicki and Suski).
It is forecasted that wet roads and pavements will freeze after rain, snow and wet snow, causing icing. The minimum temperature will be from -3 to 0 degrees C, the minimum temperature at the ground and from -5 to -1 degrees C.
Alerts in most regions will be valid until 9 am on Monday, only in Lower Silesia and the Opole region they will expire an hour earlier.
IMGW alerts: freezing precipitation
In some parts of the country, there are also warnings against freezing rainfall. First degree alerts were issued for the voivodeship Masovian, with the exception of the north-west counties and for the northern half of the province. Lublin.
Light rainfall of freezing drizzle can cause black ice. The alerts will expire at 3 on Monday.
What is the first degree meteorological warning from the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management
IMWM meteorological warning The first degree provides for the conditions conducive to the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena that may cause material losses 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 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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