The Institute of Meteorology and Water Management warns against heavy rainfall which may be accompanied by storms. Hail is possible during atmospheric discharges. Alerts are valid in parts of Silesia and Lesser Poland.
The synoptics of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued first degree meteorological warnings.
IMGW alerts: heavy rain with thunderstorms
First degree warnings against heavy rain with storms are valid in the voivodships:
– Silesianin the Żywiec poviat;
– Lesser Polandin the following poviats: Suski, Myślenice, Limanowski, Nowy Targ and Tatra.
Rainfall is forecast of moderate intensity in heavy periods. The amount of precipitation will vary from 25 to 35 liters of water per square meter in some places. Precipitation will be accompanied by storms with gusts of wind up to 65 kilometers per hour. Hail is possible.
The alerts will expire at 2 a.m. Friday to Saturday.
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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