The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE) warned Romanian citizens who want to travel to Italy, Serbia or Hungary over the extreme heat alerts announced there these days.
In Hungary, the local meteorology service has issued a code red warning for heat wave as of August 2 in Bács-Kiskun, Csongrád, Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok and Békés counties. There will be code orange alert for heat in the other counties, less in Nógrád and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén.
There will be scorching heat in Italy as well, on the first week of August. The temperatures will exceed 40-Celsius degrees in Lazio, Emilia Romagna, Sardinia, Basilicata and Puglia regions. High temperatures will also be registered in Tuscany, Umbria, Marche, Campania, Friuli Venezia Giulia and Veneto. Therefore, the regions in central and southern Italy will face a high risk of vegetation fires and drought.
MAE has also issued a warning for Serbia, during August 1-4, where a code red alert for extreme heat was released for Backa, Banat, Srem, Belgrads, Şumandija, Pomoravlje regions in eastern, southeastern and western Serbia. A code yellow is in force in southwestern country, as well as in Kosovo Province and Metohija.