Get ready, this week Greece and most of southern Europe expect the first summer heatwave to arrive via warm air masses from Africa.
According to the National Observatory in Athens, Crete’s weather is set to change dramatically this evening, March 3, 2020.
Greece’s National Meteorological Service (EMY) says the cool weather of the last week or so will come to an end this weekend.
People of the Peloponnese Peninsula are gathering themselves after Zorba cut a swath through southern Greece. This morning reports of damage and flooding across Attica and other regions come on warnings from Greece’s civil protection agency. Zorba is expected to affect most of Greece and appears to have changed course again toward Turkey.