Alert for torrential rains and storms in most part of the country
The National Meteorological Administration (ANM) has issued a new Code Yellow alert of torrential rain, thunderstorms, wind and possible hail in almost the entire country. The weather alert is valid throughout Monday, August 15, until 10:00 p.m.
Today, August 15, from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., there will be heavy rainfall. In the mountains, in Dobrogea, locally in Muntenia, Transylvania, Moldova, Maramureș and northern Oltenia, there will be periods of heightened atmospheric instability.
There will be torrential showers, thunderstorms, wind gusts and in places gales and hail. In short periods of time or through accumulation, water quantities will exceed 25…40 l/sq m and in small areas 50…70 l/sq m.
The targeted counties are Maramureș, Suceava, Bistrița-Năsăud, Neamț, Harghita, Mureș, Brașov, Covasna, Prahova, Dâmbovița, Argeș, Vâlcea, Gorj, Sibiu, Alba, Cluj, Bihor, Arad, Hunedoara , Bacău, Vaslui, Vrancea, Galați, Buzău, Brăila, Tulcea, Ialomița, Constanța and Călărași.