Pico do Areeiro reaches “red” level …

… due to heavy and persistent rain

Pico do Areeiro in the cloudsThe Diario reports that strong and persistent rain that has been falling since late Sunday afternoon across a lot of the island. At the beginning of this morning (Monday), in Pico do Areeiro (58.7 mm/6h), was on the verge of reaching red warning level (above 60 mm in 6 hours). This which is the highest meteorological station in the network that covers the Archipelago of Madeira, and in the interval of 1 hour (between 10:30 pm and 11:30 pm) it has accumulated 20.7 mm (orange level).

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