Storms in Bohemia stopped trains. They will hit the whole Czechia on Thursday

Storms in Bohemia stopped trains. They will hit the whole Czechia on Thursday
Storms in Bohemia stopped trains. They will hit the whole Czechia on Thursday

In Truskovice, people even recorded torrents of water and hail.

In the early evening, the storms moved to Pardubice, where branches that fell into trolleys stopped traffic between Přelouč and Pardubice on the main railway line from Prague to Moravia at 17:00. Regional trains did not run, they bypassed the remote location via Chlumec nad Cidlinou.

At 18:40, traffic between Pardubice and Přelouč stations was ensured on one of the two tracks. At the moment, trains are again running without restrictions, as can be seen from the information on the Czech Railways website.

Current radar image of precipitation over the Czech Republic. More at Pocasi.iDNES.cz

ČHMÚ warns of very strong storms in the Central Bohemian Region (Rakovník), Karlovy Vary Region (Karlovy Vary) and Ústí Region (Louny, Podbořany, Žatec).

The warning is valid until 21:00 today. There is a high level of danger warning in place.

⚡️Thunderstorms are forming in the southwest, which are accompanied by numerous discharges, torrential rain. precipitation with totals of approx. 30 mm/ha, also the possibility of smaller hail. The storms are moving relatively quickly to the east and we expect them to weaken in the next few hours. Follow our radar at: https://t.co/jgFwT09E7Z https://t.co/jd62RJnxPp

September 7, 2022 at 1:46 PM, Post Archived: September 7, 2022 at 1:47 PM

Locally, torrential rain is expected with possible intensive runoff of water from the slopes, rapid flooding of small streams. Gusts of wind can break branches, topple trees. Hail and lightning are also a danger. Property damage, power outages, traffic problems, etc. can be expected. Safety must be taken into account, especially with regard to the risk of lightning strikes and injuries from falling and flying objects, possibly even hail.

Strong thunderstorms are also expected in the South Moravian, Olomouc and Zlín and Moravian-Silesian regions. Here, too, the warning is valid until 21:00 today, there is a low degree of danger in the area.

September 7, 2022 at 11:12 a.m. Post Archived: September 7, 2022 at 11:20 a.m.

For Prague, Central Bohemia region (Benešov, Beroun, Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav, Čáslav, Černošice, Český Brod, Dobříš, Hořovice, Kladno, Kolín, Kralupy nad Vltavou, Kutná Hora, Lysá nad Labem, Mělník, Mladá Boleslav, Mnichovo Hradiště , Neratovice, Nymburk, Poděbrady, Příbram, Říčany, Sedlčany, Slaný, Vlašim, Votice), Pilsen region (Kralovice, Nýřany, Pilsen, Rokycany, Stříbro, Tachov), Karlovy Vary region (Aš, Cheb, Kraslice, Mariánské Lázně, Ostrov, Sokolov), the Ústí Region (Bílina, Děčín, Chomutov, Kadaň, Litoměřice, Litvínov, Lovosice, Most, Roudnice nad Labem, Rumburk, Teplice, Ústí nad Labem, Varnsdorf) and the Liberecký Region are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 20:00 today .

When driving a vehicle in a storm, it is necessary to reduce the driving speed and drive very carefully. The development and progress of storms can be followed on the outputs of meteorological radars on the Internet.

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