IMWM warns against strong winds. In two voivodeships, gusts may reach speeds of up to 75 kilometers per hour during the day. Check where alerts apply.
The Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued first-degree meteorological warnings on a three-level, increasing scale.
IMWM alerts – strong wind
First degree alerts for strong winds apply in the following voivodeships:
– West Pomeranian Voivodeship (counties: Koszalin and Sławno);
– Pomeranian (counties: Słupsk, Lębork, Wejherowo, Puck).
Strong winds with an average speed of up to 40 kilometers per hour and gusts of up to 75 km/h are forecast to occur on the coast, from the south-west and west.
In Western Pomerania and Słupsk County, the alerts will enter into force at 9 a.m. on Monday and will expire at 20 on the same day. In other regions, they will be in force from 12-8 p.m. on Monday.
What is the IMWM first degree meteorological warning?
The first level warning provides for conditions conducive to the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena that may cause material losses and pose a threat to health and life. Conducting business in conditions of exposure to these factors is difficult and dangerous. Expect difficulties resulting from carrying out activities in the hazardous area, including delays caused by traffic disruptions, disruptions to outdoor events or the possibility of their cancellation. Caution is recommended, the need to follow messages and developments in the weather situation.
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