Amber Weather Warning For Wednesday

Amber Weather Warning For Wednesday.  The Costa Del Sol is being warned to expect force 8 winds as Spain’s national weather agency issue an amber alert.

Amber Weather Warning For Wednesday

Amber Weather Warning For Wednesday

The Costa Del Sol has been placed on Amber Alert for gale force winds on Wednesday 26th January.  Amber is second most severe of the warning levels.  The weather warning from AEMET (Spain’s national weather agency) is specifically for strong winds on the coast between midnight and 6pm.  Wind speeds are expected to reach force 8, which is around 70km/h.  Waves during a force 8 storm can reach 5 metres.

The wind is expected to increase in speed on Tuesday though no warning has been put in place.  There could be some rain to accompany the wind but nothing more severe than a light drizzle is being forecast.

Click here to see the latest forecast for the Costa Del Sol.

Wind Warning For The Costa Del Sol

Waves could reach 20 feet high in force 7 winds.

Malaga Airport Delays

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

Malaga Airport Night

Severe weather can cause delays at Malaga airport.

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.

Orange: 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: 24.01.2021

Written by Dave James.


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