VIDEO: Greece’s Meteorologists warn of extreme wave of Sahara Dust during Holy Week
Significant transportation of Sahara Dust is expected to strike Greece during the whole Holy Week, April 22 to April 26, 2019. South winds blowing with intensity of up to 6 and 7 Beaufort will transport billions of particles of red dust. The Sahara dust will initially affect West Greece as of Tuesday, April 23, and the wave will spread across the country until Friday, April 26.
In the video below, shades of brown and red represent the concentration of dust in the atmosphere at a height of 10 meters above the surface and the wind speed.