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Meteo: High Risk of Fire at the Weekend

ATHENS – Potentially dangerous conditions for the start of wildfires are expected to prevail in eastern Greece over the weekend, including in the Attica region and the Aegean, according to the latest forecast of the Athens National Observatory meteo service(meteo.gr).

High temperatures combined low humidity and a substantial increase of wind speeds are expected to raise the risk of wildfires on Sunday, particularly.

The regions that will be in the high risk zone on July 2 and 3 are Attica, Central and South Evia, parts of Viotia, Corinth, Argolida, Lakonia, the Cyclades islands, the islands of Lesvos, Chios, Limnos and Samothraki, eastern Samos and southern Crete.

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