Most current: 02/02/2012
The General Direction of Inside|Inland, Emergencies and Justice (DGIEJ) has gathered the Group of Technical Support foreseen for the Plan of Adverse Weather Phenomena (Meteobal) to analyze the forecasts of the State Agency of Meteorology (AEMET) for the next days, when very low temperatures, winds, are expected coastal phenomena and snow.
During the meeting, the responsible for AEMET, Agustí Jansà, has explicat que are waited for very low temperatures (5 degrees and until 12 under zero in|on 1.500 meters of height), hastes|precipitations of rain and snow, strong winds (with gusts of wind of until 90 km/hr in the mountain) and coastal phenomena. The intense cold will be the most characteristic note from Friday, while the snow is waited for that it|he|she falls to heights low, but with little intensity. The main accumulations will be registered in|on the Saw of North Wind.
The representative of the department de Carreteres of the Council|Piece of Advice of Mallorca has informed likewise that this organizations|organisms it|he|she already finds|is pre-alerted with he|she|it would plot them snowplough and reservations|bookings of salt prepared by possible snowfalls and patches of gel|ice in the places of maintenance of the ways|railways that could|might see themselves affected.
The interfering ones in the meeting have also established mechanisms to improve aspects|looks related with the coordination to speed up information and formalities that facilitate a more efficient management|formality of the emergency. As|Like always, Center of Emergencies 112 will be the catalyst of the information related to the management|formality of the incidents to guarantee this coordination, by which any citizen is recommended that people see affected to by an incident that he phones about to|in this Service.
The cuts|slices of road are, a priori, the main incidents that could|might be registered as a result of the presence of snow and gel|ice.
Because of this, from the DGIEJ prudence is recommended with the heatings to avoid fires or intoxications, as well as to avoid to go out to the mountain during the weekend. In the same line, it|he|she advises to inform itself|himself|herself before the state from roads and of the weather forecast and, in the event of driving for the Saw of North Wind, always to wear|carry the mobile telephone and the petrol tank of the car well loaded.
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