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Bad weather in Sicily and Calabria, more rain: weather forecast

Byeditorial

Oct 27, 2021

Bad weather in Sicily and Calabria, the situation shows no signs of improving. A new depression vortex rising from the Libyan Sea will in fact tend to affect again, from tomorrow afternoon, the southernmost sectors of Italy. From tomorrow afternoon rains and thunderstorms are expected that will affect Sicily and will subsequently extend, on Friday, to Calabria. A consistent increase in ventilation will be associated with the disturbed weather. This was announced by the Civil Protection Department, specifying that on the basis of available forecasts, in agreement with the regions involved – which are responsible for activating the civil protection systems in the territories concerned – it issued a warning of adverse weather conditions. Read also The weather phenomena, impacting on the different areas of the country, could determine hydrogeological and hydraulic criticalities which are reported, in a national summary, in the national criticality and alert bulletin which can be consulted on the Department’s website (www.protezionecivile.gov.it The notice provides for scattered rainfall on Sicily from tomorrow afternoon, Thursday 28 October. The phenomena will be accompanied by strong showers, local hailstorms, frequent electrical activity and strong gusts of wind. Furthermore, strong to stormy winds are expected, mainly from the eastern quadrants, with gusts up to strong storms, on Calabria and Sicily, with storm surges along the exposed coasts. tomorrow, Thursday 28 October, orange alert for hydraulic risk, hydrogeological risk and storm risk on eastern Sicily and yellow alert on the extreme sectors of Calabria, the rest of Sicily and the eastern sector of Sardinia.