Strong winds are forecast in Poland for the next hours and days. It will start to blow strongly in the north of the country. The Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued second-degree warnings. Gusts may exceed 100 kilometers per hour.
The weather in Poland is shaped by low temperatures. The next days of this week promise to be cold, rainy and windy. The wind is expected to blow particularly strongly on the night from Friday to Saturday and on Saturday. As the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management warned on social media, then “the wind may be dangerous.”
IMWM issued second-degree warnings against strong winds for the following voivodeships:
As stated in the announcement, strong winds with an average speed of up to 50 kilometers per hour and gusts from 75 km/h to 95 km/h are forecast. During the second part of the night from Friday to Saturday, gusts will temporarily increase to 110 km/h. The wind will blow from the west and north-west.
The alerts will go into effect at 9 p.m. on Friday and expire at 9 p.m. 14 on Saturday.
IMWM threat forecast for Saturday
On Saturday, level two alerts for strong winds will apply in the coastal counties of the province. West Pomeranian Voivodeship and Pomeranianand may be covered by lower level warnings almost all of the rest of the country. Forecasters do not plan to announce alerts only for the southern counties of the province. Silesia, the southern half of the province Lesser Poland and southern counties of the province. Podkarpackie.
What is the second degree IMWM meteorological warning?
The first level warning predicts the occurrence of dangerous meteorological phenomena causing significant material losses and a threat to health and life. Dangerous phenomena or the effects of their occurrence significantly limit business activity. Expect disruptions to your daily functioning. Great caution is recommended, it is necessary to monitor the weather forecasts and developments. Follow all recommendations issued by emergency services in the event of an emergency. Adjust your plans to weather conditions.
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.
What is the IMWM threat forecast?
The threat forecast is indicative weather forecastused to provide early information to the public about the possibility of a dangerous meteorological phenomenon.
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