Storm over Poland. Fallen trees, houses without electricity

On Saturday, firefighters intervened 73 times in the Świętokrzyskie region, mitigating the effects of high winds, which accompanied storms and sometimes hailstorms.

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– The vast majority of interventions concerned windbreaks, ie broken trees or branches. In four cases, the wind also damaged individual elements of the tile. Two of the four interventions related to residential buildings. The other two pizzerias and OSP guards – said the officer on duty of the provincial rescue coordination post of the state fire brigade in Kielce, brig. Mariusz Bloński.

The largest number of interventions (more than 20) was in the Kielce poviat. There are no injuries.

Nearly 150 events in the province. pomeranian

The press officer of the KW PSP brigade reports this on Saturday. Łukasz Płusa, from Friday to Saturday from midnight in the province. Pomerania, nearly 150 events related to the removal of the effects of high winds were recorded.

– We included most of the events in the Starogard poviat – 22, in the Chojnice poviat – 16 events, in the Tczew poviat – 14 – said Płusa.

Firefighters’ interventions mainly concerned fallen trees on the roads and torn branches.

The IMWM’s warning regarding high winds blowing with gusts of up to 100 km/h was in effect in the Pomerania until 17.

Interventions in West Pomeranian Voivodeship Province

Firefighters from West Pomerania came almost 130 times to intervene in connection with the high winds that swept over the region, the spokesman for the provincial commander of the state fire brigade, Captain Tomasz Kubiak. No one was injured.

As reported by St. Cpt. Kubiak, interventions from 8 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. mainly concerned fallen trees.

In the Świdwin poviat, in the city of Brusno, during the actions taken to remove the effects of the storm, a branch fell on the car of the volunteer fire brigade Połczyn Zdrój, damaging the cabin. There were no injuries.

First degree high wind warning – gusts up to 85 km/h. – valid in the following countries: Gryfice, Kamień, Kołobrzeg, Koszalin, Sławno, as well as in Koszalin and Świnoujście.

2 thousand customers in Podlaskie Voivodeship without electricity

Two thousand more. customers in Podlaskie Voivodeship will be without electricity on Saturday evening – said Agnieszka Bajerska of PGE Dystrybucja. Failures are associated with high winds.

In the voiv. In Podlasie it has been blowing since morning. According to the latest communiqué from IMWW, the high wind warning would be in effect until 8 p.m. The average wind speed would – according to the forecasts – be up to 35 km / h, gusts up to 85 km / h. As previously reported by weather forecasters, there were gusts of wind up to about 80 km/h.

About 2,000 on Saturday evening. customers in the region remain without electricity, previously there were approximately 7 thousand. recipients. As Bajerska of PGE Dystrybucja informed in the afternoon, these were not mass closures. She stressed that some disruptions may be temporary, related to gusts of wind.

In the evening, the spokeswoman assured that energy teams will continue to work in the field until late into the night.

SEE: Thousands of buildings damaged, dead and injured. The PSP summarized the storms over Poland

No serious incidents have been reported by firefighters to date. No one was injured and firefighters mainly went to fallen trees and broken branches.

At 4 p.m. on Saturday, nearly 55,000 consumers across Poland were without electricity, the deputy director of the Government Security Center, Marek Kubiak, said.

Marek Kubiak, deputy director of the Government Security Center, wrote on Twitter about the situation regarding the weather outage and high winds.

a / PAP

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