More than 20 damaged roofs, including four on residential buildings, dozens of interventions related to fallen trees, about 11,000 receivers without electricity – this is the current balance of storms that go on the Podlasie Voivodship on Friday.
There is no information about injured – the fire brigade informed, who noticed more than thirty interventions on places where trees or thick branches fell on the road, but also more than 20 roof damage, among others in the poviats of Moniuszko, Lomza and Augustów. Among the damage to the roof, four events concern houses, the others – farm buildings.
In Bialystok a loft fire took place during the storm – according to preliminary findings the reason was a lightning strike.
As reported by PAP Urszula Kosicka-Suszyńska from the Białystok branch of PGE Dystrybucja, in the region without electricity, there were about 11 thousand Friday night. receivers. Line damage consisted of 402 transformer stations.
The cause of the failure is fast storms and a strong wind that drew lines
– added Kosicka-Suszyńska. As the energy sector informs, the most difficult situation is in the following municipalities: Kolno, Łomża, Piątnica, Suwałki, Zambrów, Michałowo, Gródek, Łapy and Zabłudów.
According to meteorological warnings, the storms over the Podlasie Voivodship will go to the early morning hours on Saturday. They are accompanied by rain and even hail, it is possible to wind gusts to 80-90 km / h.
Several damaged roofs, broken trees and branches. More than 40 interventions by firefighters – this is the current balance of storms passing through the Lodz region.
As reported by the PAP fire brigade on Friday evening, at 45 hours, 45 entries were registered in Lodz – the highest in the area. Wieluński (12), zduńskowolskim (10) and grace (7). The strong wind damaged the roofs of both commercial and residential buildings in the following cities: Zborów, Wrońsko, Rychłocice and Konopnica.
The coordinator of the Crisis Management Center in Lodz added that the wind broke many trees and branches, some of which had to be removed from the roads. There is no information about injuries.
According to meteorologists, storms and hailstones can still occur in Łódź. The rain varied from 10 mm to 20 mm and wind gusts up to 65 km per hour. Storms travel to the northeast of the region. (DAD)
After the downpour, which passed Friday night, the inhabitants of Mazovia did not report any major losses. In the province the guards intervened about 80 times, mainly because of broken branches and small floods.
As the press spokesman of the headquarters of the state fire brigade of the state fire brigade said to PAP, Mr. Brig. Karol Kierzkowski, in connection with the rain and the strong wind, the guards in Mazovia intervened more than 80 times. Applications concern for example broken branches and small floods.
Press team of the Municipal Headquarters of the State Fire Service of the capital Warsaw in an interview with PAP reported that serious reports were not registered in the capital; some streets are flooded.
On Friday, the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management issued first-level warnings for hail storms for 13 provinces. In addition, there are second-degree warnings against heat in the second voivodes of southern Poland.
First-level warnings against hailstorms are valid in the following provinces: Pomeranian, Warmia-Masuria, Podlasie, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Mazowieckie, Lubelskie (excluding the southeastern counties), Wielkopolskie (with the exception of the north-western counties), Łódzkie , Świętokrzyskie and Dolnośląskie, Silesia, Opole and Lesser Poland.
As reported by the Government Center for Security on Twitter, wind during storms can reach up to 90 km / h and rain up to 40 mm.
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