good news just keeps coming.
state meteorological agency AEMET has issued
a yellow alert risk warning for the potential
of heavy rain in our region, valid for Saturday 21st
The specific risk begins at 6.00pm on Saturday evening
with a 40%-70% probability of heavy rain with an
accumulation rate of 20mm in one hour, valid until
midday on Sunday 22nd March, just in time for the communal
from the balconies.
issue of such a warning doesn't mean that it will definitely
happen but that the forecast conditions suggest that
there is a possibility that it will do so. An update
from MeteoXàbia in response to the publication
of the alert suggests that the likelihood is that the
rain would not be so heavy in our specific area of the
alert zone which covers almost 760 square kilometres
of a mix of mountainous and coastal zones. "A
moderate episode of rain with some accumulation ...
a lot would have to change to see us experience remarkable
accumulations and if we reach 20/30 litres then I will
find it to be a lot."
and showers are expected to last well into next week
with maximum temperatures rarely topping 18°c-20°c.
Date: Friday 20th