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There is an orange warning (significant risk) for rains and storms in Aragn, Catalonia, Navarra and Pas Vasco, while in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the Valencian Community the warning is yellow (risk ).

Several vehicles circulate yesterday under heavy rain in Orense.

More than half of the country is on a meteorological alert this Thursday due to the risk of strong storms accompanied by wind and hail and the forecast of intense rains that can accumulate up to 30 liters per square meter and they put 4 autonomous regions on orange notice and another 10 in yellow. [Consulta la previsin del tiempo en tu localidad]

The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) informs on its website that on this day there are orange notice (significant risk) due to rains and storms in Aragn, Catalonia, Navarra and the Basque Country, Meanwhile in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the Valencian Community the warning is yellow (risk).

Also in Andalusian There is a yellow alert but in this case due to a coastal wind of force 7 in Almera, which is also expected on the coast of Murcia and Pontevedra (Galicia).

On Aragn They have an orange alert for rainfall of up to 30 liters per square meter in an hour in Zaragoza and Huesca, which can lead to storms accompanied by strong wind and hail and be somewhat less intense in the province of Teruel.

On Catalonia Strong and stormy precipitation is also expected in the Lrida Pyrenees and with somewhat less intensity in Girona, the Tarragona coastline and in the province of Barcelona, ​​where there is the possibility of stormy showers with wind and hail.

Navarra has an orange alert for up to 30 liters of precipitation in an hour and storms in the Pyrenees and the center of the region, somewhat less severe on the banks of the Ebro, while in the Basque Country the significant risk of rain and storm corresponds to Guipzcoa but Somewhat less intense rains are also announced in the other Basque provinces.

In the dos Castillas there is a yellow alert for rain and stormy phenomena, in the case of Castilla-La Mancha in the provinces of Albacete, Guadalajara, Ciudad Real and Cuenca where up to 15 liters per square meter of precipitation are forecast in one hour, and the same is expected that happen throughout the community of Castilla y Len.

On Galicia The alert is yellow for rain of up to 15 liters per square meter throughout the community, the same amount that water can reach per square meter in one hour in Asturias and in the Community of Madrid, where it is possible that from At 3:00 pm the strong storms return accompanied by wind and hail.

On Cantabria there is a yellow alert for rainfall of 15 liters per square meter in the center and on the coast and in Murcia, La Rioja and the Valencian Community Rains of between 15 and 20 liters of water accumulated in one hour and storms with a higher probability of storms in Castelln and strong gusts of wind on the banks of the River Ebro are also announced.

The Aemet warns that with the orange alert there is a significant meteorological risk, unusual meteorological phenomena and with a certain degree of danger for usual activities, and with the yellow alert there is no meteorological risk for the population in general, although there is for some specific activity .


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