Meteorological phenomena

Temperatures Will Drop, the Real Summer Is Expected in the Beginning of August

A new lowering of the temperatures is coming, which will be felt mainly in Central and Eastern Bulgaria on Tuesday night and Wednesday.

Cyclonic activity northeast of Bulgaria and a high pressure centre over Central Europe are prerequisites for cooler air masses to the Balkans from the north.

Rain Showers Accompanied by Thunder Today in Bulgaria, Maximum Temperatures from 25C in Northeast to 35C in Southwest

Today, in the eastern part of the country, and later into the day in the mountainous areas of western Bulgaria, cumulus and cumulonimbus clouds will form. Expect rain showers accompanied by thunder and temporary strong winds, hailstorms are possible. A light to moderate northwest wind, or northeast in the east of the country, will bring cooler air.

Dangerous Precipitation: Orange Code in 18 Areas in Bulgaria

Today most of the country will be cloudy and rainy. At places in the central and eastern regions of southern Bulgaria, the quantities will be between 40 and 60 l / sq.m, there will be thunderstorms and hailstorms. It will blow moderate to strong northwest, in eastern Bulgaria - southeast wind.

Cloudy Weekend Weather

On Saturday will blow mostly moderate northwest wind. Northeast cool air will enter Bulgaria from its in eastern part. There will be significant amount of cumulus and cumulonimbus clouds. Rainfall will occur in many places, temporarily intensive with thunderstorm activity. Significant quantities are also expected.

Seven dead, over 100 injured in disastrous ‘supercell’ storm in Halkidiki

At least seven people, including six tourists, were killed and more than 100 others injured when a violent, short-lived storm lashed northern Greece overnight, felling trees and ripping off rooftops.

Witnesses said the storm had come and gone in a matter of minutes. Winds of over 100 kph (60 mph) were reported on the Halkidiki peninsula, popular with tourists in the summer.

Red Code for Dangerous Weather in Halkidiki, Thassos and Kavala

In northern Greece, was declared a red code for very dangerous rainfalls in the regions of Central and Eastern Macedonia for the next 24 hours. The regions include the Halkidiki peninsula, the island of Thassos and the region of Kavala, where many Bulgarian citizens are staying.

The warning is about very dangerous rainfall and strong thunderstorms.

Code Orange Warning For Heavy Rain and Thunder in Place For 7 Regions in Bulgaria

In the morning, clouds will break and the rain will stop for a while, but even before noon it will start again from the west and will cover most of the country. In the evening the rain will gradually end from the northwest but will continue in the southern and eastern areas overnight, significant amounts expected there. Thunderstorms and hail more likely in southern Bulgaria.

Warning, Dangerous Weather: Thunderstorms and Rain Throughout Bulgaria, Colder Days Expected

Rainy weather will prevail the next day. In the morning there will be temporary breaks in rainfall and cloud rupture, but even before noon from west will again there will be rain, which will cover most of the country, according to the NIMH forecast.