The Secretary General of Civil Protection, Vassilios Papageorgiou, calls on the residents of the islands of the North and East Aegean to be especially careful until noon today, due to the worsening weather with heavy rains, storms and stormy winds.
Specifically, Mr. Papageorgiou invites the inhabitants of the islands of the North and East Aegean, to faithfully follow the following basic instructions:
- Avoid any unnecessary movement during severe weather conditions and secure your doors and windows tightly, always keeping in mind, in case of torrents, to move to the highest points of the house.
- Do not cross torrents, streams or flooded roads for any reason, on foot or by car, if you are in this position. For no reason.
- In any case, follow the relevant announcements in the media and follow the instructions of the authorities.
"We are on alert - we are on alert - we are following the instructions," the General Secretariat for Civil Protection said in a statement.
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Citizens can be informed about the development of weather phenomena in the regular weather reports of EMY and on the website of EMY. For information and announcements on the prevailing condition and accessibility of the road network due to the influx of flood water into it, citizens can visit its website Police
For more information and instructions on self-protection against severe weather, citizens can visit its website General Secretariat for Civil Protection.