ANM: Yellow Code for heat from Thursday to Saturday
The National Administration of Meteorology (ANM) on Wednesday issued a Code Yellow advisory of scorching heat and thermal discomfort, valid for the period August 12 to 14.
The weather will be hot, in the afternoon, in most of the country, with the ITU thermal comfort index to exceed the critical threshold of 80. The maximum temperatures will frequently exceed 35 degrees Celsius, especially in the southern and eastern regions of the country. The hot weather and the thermal discomfort will continue on Wednesday afternoon on small areas in Muntenia (southern), Dobrogea (southeastern) and southern Moldavia (eastern).
ANM specified that the phenomena associated with the atmospheric instability (heavy rainfalls, lightning, strong winds and hail storm) will occur only in small areas, especially in the hilly and mountainous regions.