DANA puts six communities on notice, five due to heavy rains

An isolated depression at high levels (DANA) puts six autonomous communities on a yellow warning this Saturday, five due to rains and storms, and only Galicia due to high temperatures, according to the State Meteorological Agency (Aemet). For rainfall are Aragon, Balearic Islands, Catalonia, Castilla-La Mancha and Valencian Community.

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In the Balearic Islands, the Aemet forecasts rainfall starting at noon, with accumulations of up to 40 liters per square meter in various areas of Mallorca and Ibiza and Formentera.

In Catalonia there will be accumulations of up to 20 liters per square meter in one hour, according to the Aemet, and they will be recorded in the Pre-Pyrenees and the central depression of Barcelona, ​​the Pyrenees and the pre-coastal of Girona, where hail may fall.

Probability #precipitation HIGHER THAN 2 MM expected today in #Peninsula Y #Balearics, from the EPS of the European Center. More info in https://t.co/9PLsmv8WRi pic.twitter.com/bgaQ2vaq0U

— AEMET (@AEMET_Esp) August 27, 2022

In the Valencian Community, accumulations of up to 20 liters per square meter are also expected in the interior and south of Castellón, interior north and south of Valencia, areas where there is a probability of hail.

In Aragon they are on a yellow warning for rain and storms, especially in the Teruel towns of Albarracín, Jiloca, Gudar and Maestrazgo, where hail and accumulation of rainfall of up to 20 liters per square meter are expected.

The Serranía de Cuenca is the area in Castilla-La Mancha where rainfall with accumulations of up to 15 liters per square meter will be recorded and will occur, on time, with hail.

While only Galicia is on a yellow notice this Saturday due to temperatures of up to 36 degrees in the interior area of ​​the Miño de Ourense valley.

According to the Aemet scale, with a yellow alert there is no meteorological risk for the population in general, although there is for some specific activity.



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