Code Yellow has been declared in 12 districts in Bulgaria over the weather forecast for heavy snowfall and black ice on Thursday, January 5, the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology with the Bulgarian Academy of Science announced.
Code Yellow is valid for the districts of Vidin, Montana, Vratsa, Lovech, Gabrovo, Sofia City, Sofia District, Pernik, Kyustendil, Blagoevgrad, Pazardzhik, and Plovdiv.
Code Yellow means the weather is potentially hazardous.
The National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology alarms that it will start snowing and the snow cover will reach about 10 – 15 cm. The precipitation will intensify on the night to Friday.
Source: FOCUS News Agency