It does not say that the weather is better, because the steep waves of bad weather continue. This time the series is "Hionis".
"Hioni" will strike from the north and west today and will expand across the country tomorrow.
The main features are the cold air masses of polar origin, which are aimed at the Balkans and will descend to Greece. As a result, the temperature will drop significantly, rain and storms will occur in coastal areas and snow on the continents, even at low altitudes. In Attica (in the northern suburbs) snowfall is expected from early morning to Thursday afternoon, even at low altitudes. In the mountainous and semi-mountainous areas of the eastern mainland, snowfall will take place from Tuesday to Saturday. Especially in Macedonia and Thrace, snowfall will also occur in low-altitude areas, usually on Friday.
Sudden drop in temperature
The temperature as mentioned above will drop significantly. See the following table:
In the next video you can view the evolution of the maximum temperature over the next few days, with blue tones indicating the lower temperatures. The video also shows the expected wind energy on the morning of Thursday 14/02, with red winds up to 9, with a purple wind to 10 Beaufort.
The following video shows the evolution of snow cover throughout the country and in Attica, today and tomorrow:
Emergency report also issued by the NMS
The main features of bad weather are, according to the extraordinary weather report from the NMS, as follows:
the Wednesday (13-02-2019) in the mountainous and semi-mountainous regions of the mainland and Evia and from noon on the mountains of Crete and in the lowlands of Macedonia, Thrace, the islands of the northern Aegean Sea. From midday, the snow fall in the east of Sterea (including the north of Attica) and Euboea, locally.
the Thursday (14-02-2019) in Thessaly, the central and eastern Sterea, Evia, the Peloponnese (mainly the east) and the mountains of Crete (indicative height in Thessaly 200 meters, in the eastern Sterea 400 meters). From midday there is a gradual decline of the phenomenon that is limited to the east and the south.
2. their very windy north-northeast winds (8-9 Beaufort), which reaches after midday Wednesday (13-2-2019) and Thursday 10 Beaufort in the Aegean Sea. Weakness of the wind is expected from the early hours
3. It is important temperature drop (in the order of 10 degrees Celsius) that will be felt from the north. Frost is included in the evening hours of Wednesday (13-02-2019) and Thursday (14-02-2019) and in the morning hours of Thursday, which will be strong in central and northern locations.
4. The locals heavy rain and thunderstorms which will affect the Cyclades, Crete, the eastern Aegean islands and the Dodecanese from Wednesday morning (13-02-2019) until the morning hours of Thursday (14-02-2019).
5. According to the predictions available so far, a Friday recession is planned for Friday (15-02-2019), but from Saturday (16-02-2019) a further deterioration of the weather is expected in the east of Greece.