Prolonged heat wave hits the country, creating suffocation conditions in urban centers. High temperatures are expected to peak on Monday and Tuesday. The state mechanism for the prevention and prevention of fires is on high alert, while there is a call for targeted use of water and electricity.
Open until 9 pm are three air-conditioned rooms of the Municipality of Athens. These are the Friendship clubs in Neos Kosmos of Kolokynthos and Lamprini. Admission will be free for the public, on weekends and Mondays, to the organized beaches of Akti Vouliagmeni, Asteras Vouliagmeni and the first Akti Voula.
Traffic is very high in the ports of Attica, Piraeus, Rafina and Lavrio, where the wave of licensees continues. The port authorities are on foot to facilitate the tourists and the intensive checks of the certificates, in order to deal with the spread of the coronavirus.
Free rapid test is still performed by mobile health teams of EODY. In Athens, at the Metro station in Syntagma. In Agioi Anargyroi at 61 Dimokratias Avenue, and in Glyfada, in the Street of Poets, in Lambraki & Metaxa Square.
The shipowner Andreas Potamianos passed away at the age of 88. He was president of the Association of Passenger Shipping Companies, the Hellenic-Chinese Association, the Special Olympics of Greece and the Hellenic Maritime Club. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the National Bank of Greece and the Hellenic Red Cross.
Thodoris Iakovidis announced his retirement from active weightlifting after the completion of his effort at the Tokyo Olympics.
In the 50-meter freestyle final, Christian Golomeev qualified.
Emmanuel Karalis got the "ticket" for his final short, while Costas Filippidis was left out of the final.
Miltos Tentoglou is playing in the qualifiers of length in one and 10 '.
The National Men's Polo, having qualified, will face South Africa at 2 instead of 10 noon.
And the weather…
Clear in Attica. Temperature from 26 to 41 to 42 degrees Celsius.