Bad weather and snow bend Sicily

Published on January 18, 2013


For several days, a wave of bad weather is on its knees Sicily, causing many problems throughout the territory. In the Aeolian archipelago sea force 7 and the wind coming from the west caused the interruption of communications with the mainland. Great difficulties to Stromboli where the volcano continues to be in full eruptive activity, aggravating the situation even more. In Palermo is falling snow even at low altitude causing big problems for motorists. Relentlessly firefighters are servicing the shaft finished in the street or for billboards bent by wind gusts. It ‘was imposed the use of chains on the Palermo – Agrigento. Be noted that the temperatures are below the seasonal average.