IMGW issued ice warnings for parts of Pomerania and Warmia and Mazury. Roads will remain slippery until Monday morning. Locally, the temperature at the ground may drop to -10 degrees Celsius, the release said.
Forecasters of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management (IMGW) issued first degree weather warnings.
Ice warnings are in effect in the following provinces:
– Pomeranianin the districts of: Lębork, Wejherowo, Kartuski, Gdańsk, GdanskSopot, Gdynia, Nowy Dwór, Malbork, Sztum;
– warmińsko-mazurskiein the counties: Elbląg, ElblągBraniewo.
It is forecasted that the wet surface of roads and sidewalks will freeze after a wet snowfall, causing them to become icy. As announced in the release, the minimum temperature will range from -5 to -2 degrees Celsius, locally it is possible to drop to -8 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature at the ground will range from -6 to -4 degrees Celsius, locally to -10 degrees Celsius .C
The warnings will remain in effect until 9am on Monday.
What is the first degree IMGW meteorological warning
The first degree warning provides for conditions conducive to the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena that may cause material damage and threat to health and life. Running a business in conditions of exposure to these factors is difficult and dangerous. Expect difficulties resulting from activities in the area where the threat occurs, including delays caused by traffic obstructions, disruptions in the course of outdoor events or the possibility of their cancellation. Caution recommended, the need to follow messages and weather developments.
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