Meteorology

Finnish gov't to donate hydrological measuring equipment

BELGRADE - The Finnish government will help the Serbian hydrological services recover from flood-caused damage with a donation of hydrological equipment worth EUR 100,000, said the participants of Friday's initial meeting on a project for rehabilitation and modernisation of hydrological and meteorological observation systems and data exchange procedures in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Balkans Remain Paralyzed by Storms and Strong Winds

The Reya Cyclone has taken over the Balkans causing prolific snowfalls, strong winds and low temperatures in a number of regions.

Code red has been issued for Adriatic countries and the Eastern parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina on account of the imminent dangerous storms that have the potential to cause severe damages.

Weather on Wednesday: Fair with a few scattered clouds

Weather is expected to be fair in most parts of the country on Wednesday, with clear skies and northerly winds, while wind velocity is expected to reach 5 on the Beaufort scale.
In the northern regions of Greece, scattered clouds are forecast and temperatures will range from 02C-14C.

Same weather is forecast in the western regions, where temperatures will reach 18C.

Weather on Friday: Rain

There will be rain and southerly winds throughout Greece on Friday. Clouds, rain and snow in the mountainous regions will be accompanied by temperatures from 6C-13C. Weather in western parts with temperatures between 7-12C. Eastern parts of the country will have rain and storms and temperatures between 5-15C. Rain in the islands from 9-18C.

Weather on Thursday: Cloudy with rain

Thursday is expected to be cloudy with rain and southerly winds. Northern areas will have scattered clouds and rain in the afternoon with temperatures ranging from 6C-13C. Western parts of the country will have temperatures ranging between 9C-15C. Eastern areas will have rain and local thunderstorms in the afternoon with temperatures between 5C-16C. Clouds and rain over the islands, 10C-18C.

Weather on Wednesday: Low temperatures and light snowfall

Weather is expected to be cold on Wednesday, with northeasterly winds and wind velocity reaching 8 on the Beaufort scale.

Light snowfall is forecast in the northern regions of the country where temperatures will range from -02C-05C.

Clouds are forecast in the western regions, with temperatures ranging from 04C-13C.

Weather on Sunday: Mostly fair

Weather is expected to be mostly fair on Sunday, with chance of rain in the eastern regions of Greece and the islands.

Wind velocity will reach 5 on the Beaufort scale.

Temperatures will be low in most parts of the country, ranging from -2C to 14C.

Partly cloudy in Athens, 3C-12C. Mostly fair in Thessaloniki, 0C- 11C.

Weather on Saturday: Scattered clouds

Weather is expected to be cloudy on Saturday, with a chance of rain over the islands.

Northerly winds are forecast and wind velocity is expected to reach 5 on the Beaufort scale.

Weather will be fair in most regions of Northern Greece, with temperatures ranging from -03C-10C.

Same weather is forecast in the western regions, with temperatures reaching 15C.

Greece blanketed by snow — Skiers’ delight!

Snow fell on much of Greece on Tuesday, with the numerous mountain ranges covered completely in white – or rather “white gold” as far as ski resorts and skiers are concerned.
Expectedly, the snow fall caused traffic problems in the greater Athens area, while several ferryboat routes were cancelled due to rough seas.

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