In Spain, the snowfall has led to power failures

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in fotoreceptori in the snow. Archival photoIn Spain, the snowfall has led to power failures© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

Adverse weather conditions in large parts of Spain have led to power outages, road closures and rail traffic, the closure of several ports, the rescuers looking for the missing one in Galicia.

The state meteorological Agency AEMET has put in Monday, «orange» (very high) level of risk in some municipalities of the four provinces – Burgos, Girona, Tarragona and Valencia. In the Northern, Eastern and southern regions declared a «yellow» level of danger. In total from-for bad weather (low temperature, rain, snow, wind, fog) an increased level of danger has been declared in 28 Spanish provinces and in Melilla (the enclave on the border with Morocco).

Sunday while fishing in a rocky area in the municipality of Camariñas (Autonomous community Galicia) was lost on 24-year-old man. On Sunday, despite there declared «orange» level of danger, strong winds and waves up to five meters, there were competitions in sport fishing, which was attended by about fifty people. The search for the missing conducts rescue at sea, the Agency reported on Twitter. Rescuers believe that the man could have fallen into the sea.

Two people (a man and a woman, the people of Sabadell, province of Barcelona) went missing Saturday during a walking tour after coming down the mountain in the center of the municipality of Meranges (Girona, Catalonia), located on the border with France. They contacted the emergency services and reported that he was lost. Monday Catalan fire service said on Twitter that they found in France. They found the helicopter of the French gendarmerie. They were taken to hospital with hypothermia.

Bad weather – heavy rains and snow caused power outages. Without light there are about 53 thousand people on the island (Canary Islands) and in Asturias. In some areas of Asturias, where the snow fell, canceled classes in schools did not go 1.3 thousand students. Interrupted railway communication with Leon, the road in some areas of the Autonomous community.

Do not work a number of ports of Cantabria, closed route N-630 that connects the region with Leon.

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