Algarve under yellow weather warning this Thursday due to heavy rain

Algarve under yellow weather warning this Thursday

Due to heavy rain, the district of Faro will be under a yellow warning between 12h00 and 18h00.

Faro, Lisbon, Setúbal, Évora, Beja and Portalegre will be under yellow warning from the early hours of Thursday due to the forecast of rain, “sometimes strong and persistent”, announced the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA ).

According to the IPMA statement, the district of Faro will be under a yellow warning between 12h00 and 18h00 on Thursday, while the district of Portalegre will be under the same warning between 06h00 and 15h00 on Thursday.

The districts of Lisbon, Setúbal, Beja and Évora will be under yellow warning between 03h00 and 15h00 on Thursday due to the forecast of “periods of rain, sometimes strong and persistent”.

The yellow warning is issued by IPMA whenever there is a risk situation for certain activities depending on weather conditions.