Latest weather warnings on the Costa Del Sol. Local weather warnings have been downgraded to yellow but extended to remain in place for three days.
Latest weather warnings on the Costa del Sol
The Costa Del Sol has been placed on yellow alert for high winds today, tomorrow and Thursday. Previously an amber alert was issued for Wednesday, but this has now been downgraded. Yellow is the least severe of the three warning levels.
AEMET weather alerts (Spanish National Meteorological Agency) are specifically for strong winds on the coast throughout Tuesday January 25th, Wednesday January 26th and Thursday January 27th. Winds are expected to reach force 7, around 60 km/h. The waves during a force 7 storm can reach 3 meters.
There might be rain to accompany the wind, but nothing heavier than a light drizzle is expected. Click here to see the latest forecast for the Costa Del Sol.
Delays at Malaga Airport
Adverse weather conditions can sometimes cause delays at Málaga airport. Check which flights are affected with our live flight tracker here.
Types of Weather Warnings
Yellow: Know. Bad weather is possible over the next few days and could affect the populations of the area concerned. Yellow means you need to plan ahead with possible travel delays or disruption to your daily activities in mind.
Amber: Be ready. There is an increased likelihood of bad weather affecting people in the affected area which could potentially disrupt people’s plans and possibly lead to travel delays, road and rail closures, power interruptions and potential hazards for life and property.
Red: Take action. Severe weather conditions are expected. Red means people in affected areas need to act now to protect themselves and others from the impact of the weather. Widespread damage, displacement, power outages and life-threatening hazards are likely.
Written by David James.
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