A strong blizzard is expected to hit the capital Bucharest and several counties in South-Eastern Romania, on Friday, according to warnings issued by the National Meteorological Administration – ANM. Flights on Bucharest’s Henri Coanda International Airport, trains reaching or leaving from Bucharest’s train station, and the traffic in the city are likely to be affected.
Snow is expected to take over most of Romania today and in some regions it will come accompanied by strong wind turning into blizzard. The weather will then get very cold during the weekend.
A yellow warning for snow is valid between Thursday, 22:00 and Friday, 20:00, covering Iasi, Neamt, Vaslui, Bacau, Covasna, Brasov, Prahova, Dambovita, Arges, Valcea, Olt, Dolj, Gorj, Mehedinti, and Sibiu counties. Moreover, the wind will blow strongly in Dobrogea region, most of Muntenia, and southern Moldova.
Source: The National Meteorological Administration.