A bad weather weekend after days and days of heat and sun. The tail of a cold front, associated with an active crack on Northern Europe, interests, between today afternoon Saturday 11 July and tomorrow, Sunday 12 July, the northern Italian regions, especially in the Alpine sectors, with mainly thunderstorm rains and with a tendency also for tomorrow to increase winds in the lower strata.
The alert in Milan
The alert also arrives in Milan. The Functional Center for Natural Risk Monitoring of the Lombardy Region issued an orange (moderate) critical alert for severe thunderstorms and yellow (ordinary) for hydrogeological risk starting from 18 on Saturday, until the following day, also on the city’s reservoir. The Municipality will consequently activate the Municipal Operational Center to monitor the hydrometric levels of the Seveso and Lambro rivers and the radar and the local police, Civil Protection and Mm water services teams will be alerted to graduate the activation of the emergency plan.
Bad weather on all northern regions
And bad weather already hit the Bergamo, with rain, hail, wind and even a whirlwind. But in general, the warning foresees from Saturday afternoon rainfall, mainly of showers or thunderstorms, on Aosta Valley, Piedmont, Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna, Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia. The phenomena will be accompanied by heavy showers, frequent electrical activity, hailstorms and strong gusts of wind. From Sunday afternoon strong north-easterly or gale winds are expected over Lombardy, Veneto, Friuli Venezia Giulia and Emilia-Romagna, with storms along the exposed coasts. Then the weather situation should stabilize. With sun and summer heat.
July 11, 2020 (change July 11, 2020 | 3:13 pm)
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