Difficult tonight in Northern Greece, which is being tested by Ballos. Heavy rainfall has created many problems on the roads of Thessaloniki and Central Macedonia. In the Region of Central Macedonia, the fire brigade has received 30 calls, of which, 26 for pumping water from houses and 4 for transporting people to safe places, in the Zagliveri area of the municipality of Lagada, Thessaloniki, after a stream overflowed.
The traffic of vehicles has been stopped on the Egnatia Odos, at the height of Asprovalta, in parts of the old national road Thessaloniki-Kavala and on the provincial road Thessaloniki-Michanionas. Many traffic problems in Kilkis, Pieria, and Halkidiki.
The residents of Langadas, Volvi and Halkidiki received a message on their mobile phones urging them to avoid traveling, due to the dangerous weather phenomena.
In southern Evia, a 69-year-old farmer was found dead in a stream in Stakeos. Problems are also observed in Styra, Evia, Ilia and Corfu.
Best picture in Attica, in Chalandri, Papanikoli Street is closed until now from the height of the intersection with Jean Moreas Street, due to the subsidence of the road.
The head of the Athens Prosecutor's Office, Sotiria Papageorgakopoulou, is requesting a preliminary examination to investigate the causes of the flood phenomenon on Poseidonos Avenue, where a bus with trapped passengers was stopped. The investigation was assigned to the head of the Criminal Prosecution, Antonis Eleftherianos, who will take statements to determine whether all the necessary measures had been taken and whether the necessary flood protection works had been carried out by all the competent bodies.
According to the director of EMY, Thodoris Kolydas, who spoke in Athens at 9.84, the weather will improve throughout the country from tomorrow morning and, mainly, after noon. It is worth noting that today rains were recorded in 413 of the 414 active automatic meteorological stations except in the remote Kastelorizo.
2.665 new confirmed cases, of which 496 in Attica, 423 in Thessaloniki and 174 in Larissa were announced today by EODY. 27 people lost their lives, 368 patients are treated by intubation.
The extension of the deadline for submitting candidacies and signatures until next Thursday at 6 pm, was announced by the Ethics Committee of KINAL in view of the internal party electoral contest for the election of a new president of the party. According to the same decision, the announcement of the presidential candidates will be made simultaneously for all after the verification of the signatures.
Five categories of vehicles will circulate freely in the center of Athens from October 25, when the Net Ring measure will enter into force. Electric, natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas, Euro 6 class hybrids and vehicles that emit less than 120 g of CO2. According to government sources, it was decided to drastically limit the number of licenses that will be granted for exceptional movement within the Ring while the loading and unloading framework is being revised to a more stringent one.
A committee of American experts today unanimously agreed to recommend the administration of a second dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for Covid-19.
This proposal may allay the concerns of the 15 million Americans who had been vaccinated against the monotonous vaccine but wondered if it was enough to protect them, especially after the Delta variant spread.
Olympiakos prevailed 83-68 over Zalgiris Kaunas at SEF for the 4th game of the Euroleague. At halftime for the same event Real Madrid- Panathinaikos 42-30.
And the weather,
Cloudy skies temporarily increased with local rains and possibly in the north isolated thunderstorms with gradual improvement from early afternoon, are expected tomorrow in Attica. Winds: Southwest 5 to 6 beauforts, from the afternoon they will turn to west northwest 4 beauforts. Temperature: From 16 to 22 degrees Celsius. 18 points at this time in the Technopolis in Gazi.