Warning for strong winds. A high degree of danger applies to four regions – eXtra.cz

Warning for strong winds. A high degree of danger applies to four regions – eXtra.cz
Warning for strong winds. A high degree of danger applies to four regions – eXtra.cz
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A strong wind will blow through the Czech Republic. The Czech Hydrometeorological Institute issued a warning for Sunday and Monday. The wind should reach a speed of 70 km/h, even up to 90 km/h on the border of Bohemia and Moravia, which will increase the probability of damage. Meteorologists are also predicting heavier rainfall, which will lead to rising water levels.

The Czech Hydrometeorological Institute issued on https://twitter.com/CHMUCHMI/status/1753721408625037401/photo/1 strong wind warning. The warning is in effect from Sunday to Monday, when there will be high and average wind speeds. On the border of Bohemia and Moravia, it should reach up to 90 km/h, which will increase the risk of damage. There will be wind gusts of up to 110 km/h in the mountains.

“During Sunday, February 4, the westerly wind will gradually strengthen. It will be strongest in the second half of the night on Monday, February 5 and on Monday morning, when it will reach a speed of around 70 km/h in gusts, around 90 km/h on the border of Bohemia and Moravia h. Wind gusts will mostly be 90 to 110 km/h on the mountains and in exposed positions,” announced on the X social network. Conversely, the weakest wind will be in the lowlands of northern Bohemia and in the southeast of our territory.

A high level of danger warning applies to four counties

A warning with a high degree of danger against very strong winds is valid from midnight from Sunday to Monday, specifically for four regions – Pardubický, Vysočina, Jihomoravský and Olomouc. For other areas in the Czech Republic, only a low level of danger is declared.

The Czech Republic will also suffer from heavier rainfall, which will lead to an increase in the water levels. On the windward side of the mountains, we expect heavier precipitation. Especially in the Krkonoše and Orlické mountains, around 30 mm can fall in 12 hours and this rainy season will continue in the following days, only on the ridges of the mountains it should be snow or rain with snow. Over 70mm of rain may fall on the windward of the mountains by midnight on Tuesday 2/6,” meteorologists warn.


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