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Bad weather coming

Announcement from the Civil Protection office of the Municipality of Skopelos 22/01/2022

According to the Emergency Bulletin of Dangerous Weather Phenomena
issued yesterday by the National Meteorological Service (HNMS), multiple
weather systems are predicted to cause bad weather with the name
“ELPIS” in Greece in the coming days. The first weather system will affect us from Saturday (22/1/2022) and the second, which will be more powerful, from Monday (24/1/2022).

The main characteristics will be the very low temperatures, the dense snowfall even in lowland areas of northern and eastern Greece as well as
in the Aegean islands and the north winds of intensity 8 to 9 Beaufort in the east.

The Civil Protection office of the Municipality of Skopelos is on standby, in order to immediately face the consequences of the severe weather phenomena. They recommend that citizens be particularly careful, taking care and take self protection measures against dangers arising from the onset of the severe weather events and that farmers take care to secure a sufficient amount of food and water on their farms.

They kindly ask that unnecessary travel should be avoided during the
bad weather.

In case of an emergency call:
• Skopelos Police: (+30) 2424022235
• Skopelos Fire Brigade: (+30) 2424024199

Also, incase of emergency you can call at the following telephone numbers:
• For the community of Skopelos:
Mr. Angelos Xintaris: (+30) 6981219194 (President of the Harbor Police)
Mr. Aristides Voulgaris: (+30) 6977701070 (Deputy Mayor)

• For the community of Elios:
Mr. Stamatoula Koukorini-Fyvga: (+30) 6983717851 (Deputy Mayor)

• For the community of Glossa:
Mr. Nikolaos Vafinis: (+30) 6981219192 (Deputy Mayor)

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