On Saturday, the Port Authority of Heraklion was put on storm alert in the wake of Northerly and Westerly winds and rain.
Wildfires today near Athens have firefighters battling intense blazes. Officials warn of coming heat wave.
According to Greece’s National Observatory of Athens the country will experience the highest January temperatures of the last 50 years.
Heavy flooding due to torrential rains have damaged roads, flooded hundreds of homes, and swept cars into the sea on Crete Island.
A low-pressure front spawned by the weather system Kirki is already moving east over much of southwest Greece today.