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20 Apr 2020 | 05:41 AM UTC

Germany: Weather warnings issued for central and southern regions April 20-22

Meteorological authorities issue weather warnings for wind in central and southern Germany April 20-22; anticipate transportation disruptions

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Event

German weather officials issued multiple warnings for wind covering all of the central and southern regions on Monday, April 20. Orange and yellow warnings (second and third highest on a four-tier scale) will remain in effect through Monday in the central and southernmost country while the inclement weather could potentially persist until Wednesday, April 22, in the morning (local time) in some southeastern regions.

Related transportation disruptions, hazardous driving conditions, and power outages are possible in the affected areas over the coming hours and days.

Advice

Individuals in the affected areas are advised to monitor local weather reports and prepare for transportation disruptions (including road closures).