Suddenly bad weather broke out in our country, with the temperature dropping sharply and forgetting from one day to the next the 40 arias I had seen in the previous days.
Heavy rains have been hitting many areas since Monday night, with problems in several of them.
The bad weather will continue in the coming days, most likely until Friday, according to meteorologist Giannis Kallianos.
Mercury also sank in the mountains of Epirus, with weather conditions not far from those of January.
It is noteworthy, as can be seen in the photos on the epiruspost website, the fact that there was heavy snowfall in the area of Gyftokambos, Zagori.
Typical are the images from the road Laistas to Ioannina.
In fact, according to residents of the area, they passed a section of the road with great difficulty as the snow exceeded ten centimetres.
Heavy hailstorms have occasionally occurred in areas of Preveza, while rains and thunderstorms are occurring throughout Epirus.
Sitting on the street in Paleo Faliro
A huge puddle opened in the middle of Aphrodite Street in Paleo Faliro due to the intense category.
Specifically, the subsidence of the road was found on Aphrodite Street, at the height of Agiou Alexandrou Street in Paleo Faliro.
At this time, the traffic at the point has been stopped and a workshop of the municipality is expected for the repair of the road.
Dead woman in Skopelos
An untold tragedy occurred at noon in Skopelos, where a woman fell dead from lightning in front of her husband’s eyes.
Early reports suggest that the lightning struck the woman while doing farm work with her husband.
According to magnisianews, the unfortunate woman’s husband informed the Volos Prosecutor’s Office a few minutes ago.
The road in Halkidiki “turned white”
Halkidiki received the wave of bad weather from noon and many areas were hit by heavy hail.
Drivers on Polygyros National Road in Thessaloniki faced a severe problem and the cars stopped until the rain passed.
In Taxiarchis the landscape looks like snow, as the hail covered roads and fields. Extreme weather conditions also affected areas of southern Kalamaria, such as Simantra and Portaria, where there are apricot crops. Olmilia was also affected by olive growing.
Hail in Deskati, Grevena
It may not have snowed in Grevena, but the Deskati area was dressed in white as you can see in the pictures, from the hail.
Amfitheas was flooded
Heavy rains and thunderstorms have occurred in many parts of the capital.
A short downpour in Athens was enough to cause flooding and traffic jams on Amphitheas Avenue.
The rushing waters, as recorded in the photo in question, have swept away cars, interrupting their course.
An aquifer was formed in Nea Skioni, Halkidiki
The aquifer of the photo appeared on Tuesday morning today in Nea Skioni, Halkidiki.
How long will the bad weather continue?
During Wednesday, in the Ionian Islands, the weather will occasionally be unstable with weak local rains, of short duration. From the Peloponnese to Thrace, but also to the Sporades, the weather from time to time will be unstable, with the main characteristics being rain, rain, storms, but also possibly local hail.
As for the regions of the Aegean, it seems that we will have some rain in areas of the Cyclades and Crete, while there is a small chance that it will rain locally in the eastern – southeastern parts of the Aegean.
In Attica on Wednesday, it seems that the weather from time to time will be unstable, with local rains of patient to moderate intensity, maybe some isolated thunderstorms, mainly in the northern and eastern areas of the prefecture. The temperature will range from 14 to 20 degrees Celsius.
In Thessaloniki, the weather will also be unstable at times, with clouds quite dense at times, but also rain, rain and in some places storms. The temperature will range from 12 to 19 degrees Celsius.
“This will continue until Friday, at least according to the latest forecasts, with rain, rain and strong thunderstorms in most parts of the country. It may be raining next week. However, almost 80% of the continental parts of the country until Saturday will face rain and local storms, mainly at noon “, said Giannis Kallianos.
“The temperature will drop further and will fluctuate between 5-6 degrees below the average temperature of the season. Especially in the most mountainous and semi-mountainous areas, we will have very low temperatures. In the mountains, the temperature will probably reach below 10 degrees Celsius “, he added.