A new desert dust storm is coming to Turkey. As part of the European Space Agency’s Copernicus Program, a Sahara Dust storm is expected in the Mediterranean Basin. It is estimated that the desert dust storm will be effective in Turkey and negatively affect life.
It Will Be Effective for 4 Days in Turkey
According to the forecasts for April 15 – 18, the dust will move towards Italy, Greece, Turkey and Cyprus. The Sahara Dust storm is expected to be effective in southern Turkey as well.
Car Owners Beware
In the past weeks, storm and dust transport had affected 5 provinces. It was warned that the giant dust cloud, which set out from the Sahara Desert to Turkey, may become mud on the vehicles again with the expected rain.
Warning for Weather from Meteorology
According to the latest evaluations made by the General Directorate of Meteorology: It is estimated that the northeastern parts of our country will be partly cloudy in parts, the Central and Eastern Black Sea coasts, the Artvin and Tokat surroundings and the northern parts of Sivas will be rainy, and other places will be less cloudy. There is an avalanche risk in the interior and high parts of the Black Sea and in sloping areas with high snow cover in Eastern Anatolia. In the inner and eastern parts, frost and frost are expected in places this morning and at night, as well as fog and haze.
Watch Out for Sunday
Meteorology announced that the precipitation that will affect the western part of the country on Sunday will negatively affect many cities, including Istanbul. Showers and rain are expected to continue until Wednesday.