Code Yellow Warning for Thunderstorms in Northern Bulgaria Issued

The Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology issued code yellow warning for severe thunderstorms on Tuesday in northern Bulgaria. 

It covers six regions – Montana, Vratsa, Lovech, Gabrovo, Veliko Tarnovo and Targovishte. 

The weather in the other parts of the country will be mostly sunny, with possibility of brief showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Floods Threaten Bulgaria’s Harvest

The harvest season in Bulgaria could be delayed as a result of the intensive rains and floods in the country.

“Up to 250,000 decares of wheat have been destroyed by the rains and it could take at least a week longer than usual for the machines to go in and collect the harvest”, Agriculture Minister Dimitar Grekov said, quoted by