Mountain roads closed as bad weather draws in

Eira do Serrado/Pico do Areeiro road closed as a precaution

JM reports that the authorities have chosen to close the road between Eira do Serrado and Pico do Areeiro as bad weather forecasts continue for the coming days.

The Forestry and Nature Conservation Institute (IFCN) said in a statement today that it will close the Forest Road that connects Eira do Serrado to Pico do Areeiro with effect from tomorrow, Sunday.

This closure is due to weather forecasts and will last as long as the orange weather alert is in effect..

“IFCN advises against any recreational and sporting activity in mountainous areas and in the forest during the next few days. For reasons of precaution, people should avoid any trip to these places”, their press statement says.

2 thoughts on “Mountain roads closed as bad weather draws in”

  1. Not surprised the road was closed in these conditions. The forecast is not good for quite a few days and making headlines on quite a few local web sites.

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