Costa Del Sol Weather Warnings

Costa Del Sol Weather Warnings.  The Costa Del Sol has been placed on amber alert for bad weather including strong winds on Thursday and Friday.

Costa Del Sol Weather Warnings

Costa Del Sol Weather Warnings

Spain’s national weather agency AEMET has issued an amber weather warning on Thursday and Friday for dangerously strong winds with a chance of thunderstorms on the Costa Del Sol.  Amber is the second most severe of the warnings which can be issued. The warning is in place from 6am on Thursday 18th November until 11pm on Friday.  Winds could be as strong as force 8 (up to 74km/h), with waves up to five metres high being predicted.

You can see the full forecast at www.global.fm/weather 

Fuengirola Storm

Winds could reach force 8 with five metre high waves expected.

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: 17.11.2021

Written by Dave James

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