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Severe Weather Alert Issued for Greece as Storm ”Victoria” Approaches

Greece must brace itself for a new storm, dubbed ''Victoria,'' bringing heavy rainfall and very strong southerly winds, according to a breaking weather warning...

Rare Weather Phenomenon Called a “Roll Cloud” Spotted Near Athens

A spectacular weather phenomenon called a "roll cloud" was spotted north of Athens by a group of amateur meteorologists on Monday as rainstorms hit...

Meteorologists Predict Mild Winter this Year in Greece

A winter much milder than that of 2018 is expected this year in Greece and the Balkans, according to long-term forecasting meteorological models. American AccuWeather...

Heavy Rainfall, Hail Expected to Hit Greece

Heavy rain is expected to fall in Athens from Thursday afternoon until Friday morning, the Athens National Observatory's meteo service says. Rain had already begun...

People Still Enjoy Greece’s Beaches as October Continues to Be Unseasonably Warm

The weather in the country has been more reminiscent of early summer rather than late October, as temperatures remain warm and sunshine continues to...

October Seems Like Second June This Year as Tourists Enjoy Sun and Warm Temperatures

What if calendars tell us that we're in mid-October when leaves turn yellow and rain falls regularly? The weather in Greece has been more reminiscent...

Severe Weather Causes Extensive Property Damage Across Greece

Hours of thunderstorms and heavy rain have been reported in many parts of western Greece since early Friday, including many of the Ionian islands,...

Massive Shelf Cloud Threatens Skies Above Athens, Greece

As weather conditions in Greece have continued to deteriorate since the early hours of Thursday, a massive storm cloud was spotted in the skies...

Greece Braces For Storms As Autumn’s First Cold Front Approaches

Greece must brace itself for a cold front with heavy rainfall and a rapid drop in temperatures from Thursday onward, meteorologists said on Thursday...

Two Dead as Violent Storms Sweep Across Western Greece

A series of violent thunderstorms swept across most of the Ionian islands and western parts of the Greek mainland on Tuesday morning. Two men have died...

Greek Summer Comes to an Abrupt End as Floods Hit Thessaloniki (video)

A fierce storm hit Thessaloniki on Thursday night, resulting in dozens of homes being flooded and two motorists becoming marooned along submerged streets which...

Authorities on Heightened Alert for Wildfires after Warning for Gale-Force Winds Issued

The Hellenic National Meteorological Service (HNMS or EMY) issued a weather warning on Friday for very strong winds which will affect several areas of...

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