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A waterspout and hail overflows sewers in the center of Santander
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A waterspout and hail overflows sewers in the center of Santander

A barrage of rain and hail that fell this afternoon in Santander has overflowed some sewers from the city center and has caused water to run through the streets surrounding the City Hall and have entered some businesses in the area.As confirmed by the Consistory, the services of Aqualia, the water service concessionaire in Santander, have had to move to some parts of the city by overflowing sewers.In the area near the City Hall building, the water ran down Calle Jesús de Monasterio covering vehicle tires circulating on the road.The water has even come to enter some business establishments from the Cantabrian city.This has occurred after a waterspout and hail which lasted only a few minutes, has...
The ‘mobile DANA’ is primed this Thursday with more than half Spain: alert for strong storms, rain, wind and hail
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The ‘mobile DANA’ is primed this Thursday with more than half Spain: alert for strong storms, rain, wind and hail

The mobile DANA that is affecting Spain It has already wreaked havoc and will continue to do so for hours to come. 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 a forecast of intense rains that can accumulate up to 30 liters per square meter and put 4 autonomies on orange notice and yellow to 10 others. The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) reports on its website that on this day there is an orange warning (significant risk) for rains and storms in Aragon, Catalonia, Navarra and the Basque Country, while in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the...
Rain and hail flood houses and lead to roadblock in Montalegre
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Rain and hail flood houses and lead to roadblock in Montalegre

The intense rain and hailstorms caused flooding today on roads, in houses and on a commercial surface in Montalegre, in the district of Vila Real, and led to the cut of a road, the municipality told Lusa. The deputy mayor of Montalegre City Council, David Teixeira, explained that heavy rain and hail fell on that village for about half an hour, between 15:00 and 15:30. The sudden rain and falling stone clogged pipes, which caused water to enter houses and even houses in buildings, through balconies”, said the responsible for the municipal Civil Protection. In Estrada Municipal 308, the reduction of part of the road due to bad weather led to the cut of the road. David Teixeira added that this occurrence is still being evaluated ...
The ravages of bad weather in the North of the country
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The ravages of bad weather in the North of the country

The bad weather hit the North of the country, which, since Friday, has been buffeted by heavy rain, thunderstorms and hailstorms. There is a record of damage in several municipalities, such as lost crops and houses and roads affected by landslides. Vineyards have been one of the main targets of bad weather, but also orchards. Several producers claim to have lost all their work and gained in the last hours and many told TVI that they didn't have insurance because the insurance companies didn't want to. After the orange warning at the weekend for the entire North and Center region, this Monday there are ten districts under yellow warning until 21:00, due to the forecast of sometimes heavy showers and hail and...
Thunderstorm and hail put more than half the country under an orange warning
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Thunderstorm and hail put more than half the country under an orange warning

More than half of the country will be under orange warning on Sunday, with a forecast of thunderstorm and gusts of wind, said Saturday the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA). According to IPMA, between 12:00 and 21:00 on Sunday, there will be a higher probability of thunderstorm in the districts of Braga, Viana do Castelo, Bragança, Vila Real, Porto, Aveiro, Viseu, Guarda, Coimbra, Castelo Branco, Leiria , Santarém and Portalegre. WEATHER WARNINGS 06/12 2251 (Continent) Thunderstorm weather warnings were issued. Maximum warning level: ORANGE. +info: https://t.co/RBwutqgNGp - IPMA (@ipma_pt) June 12, 2021 In all these districts there are still showers, sometimes heavy and hail, also in the period b...
‘Dry blowout’ in Alicante: evaporated rain before falling and strong wind
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‘Dry blowout’ in Alicante: evaporated rain before falling and strong wind

Torrevieja has registered on Saturday afternoon a 'dry blowout' episode, an unusual meteorological phenomenon that results in strong gusts of wind for a short period of time as a result of rain precipitation that evaporates before reaching the ground.This situation has occurred as of 4:30 p.m. in a practically summer day south of the Valencian Community, with general values ​​around 30 degrees Celsius.The 'dry blowout' (dry burst in English) has been detected due to clouds located at 4,500 meters of altitude, as published on its website by the State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) in the Valencian Community, whose radar shows the displacement of this band of clouds from south to north, from the R...
‘Final fireworks’ to an unstable week: DANA will leave this weekend storms, hail …
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‘Final fireworks’ to an unstable week: DANA will leave this weekend storms, hail …

The formation of a dana on the Peninsula It will be the final fireworks of a week characterized by meteorological instability, in which the heavy rains, showers and in some parts of the country have stood out falling hail the size of golf balls.Thus, the unstable weather will continue the next few days with rains and showers in large areas of the country, that in the north and east they may be intense and be accompanied by hail, a prelude to a rise in temperatures that will consolidate as of Sunday and will bring accused heat to the south and west areas.As reported by the State Meteorological Agency (Aemet), the temperatures will temporarily go down on Friday and Saturday but, "in general they ...
City streets turned into rivers by downpour  [Video]
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City streets turned into rivers by downpour [Video]

The accumulation of garbage in sewers, streams and rivers contribute to these floods. The heavy rain what falls off today, saturday, on the capital city Y surroundings maintains the streets and main avenuess flooded.The firemen and the National Civil Protection System (Sinaproc) attend emergencies for flooded streets on Radial City, The Acacias, avenues Domingo Díaz, Dead grave Y other arteries. READ ALSO: Minsa warns of false officials in inspection operationsSome vehicles they have stranded by rainThe accumulation garbage in sewers, streams and rivers contribute to these ifloods.The Sinaproc maintain a prevention notice for rains with gusts of wind until 4:30 p.m. from todaysaturday at different regions of country. Equally a alert for maximum tides in the peaceful until tomorrow Sun...
Meteorological madness in Spain: from storms to infernal heat with almost 40 degrees
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Meteorological madness in Spain: from storms to infernal heat with almost 40 degrees

The last weekend of May will have an "uncertain" meteorology, typical of spring, with instability marked by the evolution clouds that in the afternoon will leave showers and storms, although temperatures will be more typical of summer, since in much of the country it will exceed 30 degrees Celsius (ºC), as reported by the State Meteorological Agency (AEMET). The AEMET spokesperson, Rubén del Campo, explained that the weekend will be characterized by skies that in general will be slightly cloudy or with high clouds in the morning but from noon, clouds of diurnal evolution will begin to grow and that by the afternoon will lead to showers, in occasions accompanied by storms, which will be more likely in mountain areas and their immediate areas. However, it specifies that in ...
Streams overflow in the Highlands because of the rains;  there is fear
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Streams overflow in the Highlands because of the rains; there is fear

The strong rains recorded this afternoon Friday in the sector Hill tip in the province of Chiriquí, they caused again panic on the population before him overflow of some ravines in the sector.The spate of Chiriquí Viejo river, which increased the level of the ravines of the area, taking members of the Joint Task Force to move to the place to check the situation in order to avoid that people pass through the place. Early reports indicate that in the Bambito area, the overflow from Broken a dragged great deal of garbage Y remaining, obstructing part of the via.Javier Pitti, Mayor from the district of Highlands, made a called to population mainly to producers, so that will shelter in the high parts to avoid a tragedy.ALSO READ: Panama reports 4 new deaths from COVID-19 and a positivity of ...