Many problems on Crete, due to heavy rain and strong winds

vrohi_obrelaMany problems throughout the island, due to showers and strong winds.

In Chania, there is no electricity in many places, such as Gogoni, Chryssi Akti, Agia Marina, Platanias, Kakopetros, Anopoli and Skaloti. Technical services of DEDDIE (PPC) are trying to repair all damages.

Roads towards Omalos and Sfakia (Krapi and Imbros) are closed.

Many trees were cut and fell on the road. Firemen and workers of the Municipal Technical Services cleaned sthe road at Sikolia (Agia, Chania), Pyrgou and Martha (Viannos, Heraklio).

Problems also at the port of Rethymno (parking station), due to big waves.

Also, landslides on the road from Heraklion to Messara (between Moulianos Poros and Kato Moulia), caused traffic problems.

Hail fell during the night at Heraklio.

All ships are still docked in the ports of Souda and Heraklio, due to strong winds.

According to the National Weather Service, there will be storms, showers and strong northern winds on Crete during all day.