On Saturday, the Port Authority of Heraklion was put on storm alert in the wake of Northerly and Westerly winds and rain.
Torrential rain on Crete this weekend has caused millions in damage and cost the lives of at least one person.
Heraklion’s Nikos Kazantzakis Airport has closed until at least 3 PM because of horrendous weather and flooding due to sweeping rainstorms over Crete.
Visitors to Crete Island this weekend can expect cooler temperatures and light, scattered rain throughout the day on Saturday.
A magnitude 4.4 earthquake outside the previously hard-hit village of Arkalochori shook central Crete island this afternoon.