Armageddon

Armageddon

Insider News 30 June 2017 0

Huge swathes of Warsaw were left gridlocked and without electricity after a flash storm ripped through the city on Thursday afternoon. Hundreds of trees are believed to have been felled, leaving dozens of cars damaged and roads blocked. Miraculously, no serious injuries have been reported. Across the rest of... Read more
Smog Crisis

Smog Crisis

Insider News 9 January 2017 2

For the second time within a month City Hall took the previously unprecedented step of declaring a day of free public transport in a desperate bid to break up a bank of smog that has settled over the capital. The low-hanging cloud is the result of two factors: a... Read more
Stormy Times

Stormy Times

Insider News 21 September 2016 0

The British Met Office has issued a list of 21 names that will be given to the worst storms that lash the country over the next 12 months. Selected by forecasters after over 10,000 suggestions were submitted by the public, the chosen names are an apt reflection of the... Read more
Risk of flash flood in Warsaw?
Poland’s weather forecasters have warned of violent thunderstorms and heavy rainfall. Also the National Meteorology, Hydrology and Water Management Institute has issued several flood warnings, especially for the Warsaw area. Is the capital city prepared for a deluge? By Małgosia KRAKOWSKA Climate anomalies have increased the serious risk of... Read more
Weather The Storm

Weather The Storm

Blog 19 July 2015 0

One woman has died and scores of other people have been injured after brutal storms ripped through Poland on Sunday. Fierce gusts and flash floods left tens of thousands without electricity, felled trees and caused widespread disruption across the nation. In the space of 24 hours the fire brigade... Read more