Amber Weather Warning For The Costa Del Sol

Amber Weather Warning For The Costa Del Sol.  The national weather agency have placed the Costa Del Sol on amber alert for severe weather on Thursday and Friday.

Amber Weather Warning For The Costa Del Sol

Amber Weather Warning For The Costa Del Sol

Spain’s national weather agency (AEMET) has issued an amber weather warning for the Costa Del Sol.  The amber alert is the 2nd most severe weather warning.  Heavy rain will continue to batter the Costa Del Sol until Friday evening, when the warning is likely to be lifted.

Heavy Rain And Strong Winds

Rainfall could reach quantities as high as 20 litres per hour, as coastal areas face strong winds and high waves.  The rainfall is expected to reduce on Friday night, with a cloudy but dry weekend forecast.

You can see the latest forecast here.

Malaga Airport Delays

Adverse weather conditions can sometimes cause delays at Malaga airport.  Check which flights are affected with our live flight tracker here.

 

Types Of Weather Warnings

Yellow: Be aware. Severe weather is possible over the next few days and could affect people in the concerned area. Yellow means that you should plan ahead thinking about possible travel delays, or the disruption of your day-to-day activities.

Amber: Be prepared. There is an increased likelihood of bad weather affecting people in the concerned area, which could potentially disrupt people’s plans and possibly cause travel delays, road and rail closures, interruption to power and the potential risk to life and property.

Red: Take action. Extreme weather is expected. Red means people in the concerned areas should take action now to keep themselves and others safe from the impact of the weather. Widespread damage, travel and power disruption and risk to life is likely.

Published: 21.11.2019

Written by Dave James

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