In the latest bulletin with the weather forecast for Monday, the State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) has lowered to yellow the risk level for snowfall in the Northwest region of the Region of Murcia, the coastal phenomena and adds a new yellow alert for winds.
Thus, with a probability of between 40 and 70 percent, from 00.00 to 18.00 hours, an accumulation of snow could reach 2 centimetres in 24 hours. The greatest accumulations of snow are expected in the extreme northwest of the region and above 900 metres.
On the coast there is a yellow alert for force 7 winds and waves of up to four metres, from 20.00 hours on Sunday until 7.00 hours on Monday. At that time, an orange alert for force 8 winds and waves of up to four metres begins.
Finally, another yellow warning has been added for winds of up to 70 kilometres per hour in the regions of Valle Guadalentín, Lorca and Águilas, and up to 80 kilometres per hour in Cartagena and Mazarrón. Both warnings will be active from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm on Monday.
The Directorate General for Public Safety and Emergencies has activated the Territorial Civil Protection Plan of the Region of Murcia (PLATEMUR) in the pre-emergency phase and informed all affected municipalities.