IMGW has issued first degree warnings against heavy rainfall and thunderstorms with hail. Up to 65 liters of rain per square meter could fall in places. Check where the aura will be dangerous.
Forecasters of the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management (IMGW) issued weather warnings.
IMGW alerts – thunderstorms with hail
First stage alarms ahead storms with hail apply in the following provinces:
– Opole (in southern counties);
– Lower Silesia (excluding north-eastern poviats);
– West Pomeranian (except coastal poviats);
– Greater Poland (in northern counties);
– Pomeranian (excluding coastal poviats);
Thunderstorms are forecast, which in places will be accompanied by heavy rainfall with a total of 20-30 liters of water per square meter and wind gusts up to 65 kilometers per hour. Hail will fall in places. The warnings will be in effect from 12-8pm on Saturday.
IMGW alerts – heavy rainfall
The IMGW also warns of heavy rainfall. Alerts against this weather threat have been issued in the following provinces:
– warmińsko-mazurskie (in poviats located in the east of the region);
– mazowieckie (in north-eastern counties).
Rainfall of moderate intensity is forecast, with strong periods of 30-45 l/sqm in total. The alerts will be valid until 8 p.m. on Saturday.
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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