Slightly cooler weekend ahead with possibility of rain on Sunday for Murcia Region
Maximums will drop a couple of degrees and it’s likely to be a windier weekend Sailing enthusiasts should pack a warm fleece and prepare for a few days of blissful blasting around on the Mar Menor, with good easterly winds forecast for the next..

Temperatures remaining around 16-18 degrees for Murcia Region
The remainder of this week is going to continue very much along the same lines of Monday, with breezy easterly winds bringing  good sailing conditions for enthusiasts, and a mixture of sun and cloud during the day for the rest of us. Temperatures..

How liable is your area of the Costa Cálida to flooding?
An online tool shows the "floodability" of the entire Segura basin in detail As the threat of torrential storms looms large in the Region of Murcia, with a red alert for possible downpours in place on 12th and 13th September and authorities..

The climate emergency is making intense torrential storms more frequent in Murcia
Image: cars washed into the Mar Menor during the storm of September 2019 Aemet warn that events like Storm Gloria are becoming less exceptional Following the third instance of widespread flooding the Region of Murcia in just over four months..

What is a Gota Fría?
Never underestimate the destructive power of the rain in Spain The Gota Fría is the popular name given in Spain to a meteorological phenomenon which can cause devastating flooding, especially in the south-east of the country along the Mediterranean..

Murcia Gota Fría storm and flooding September 2019: overview
Three days of torrential storms which will live in the memory for many years Those whose familiarity with the Region of Murcia and the rest of south-eastern Spain goes back years have learnt never to underestimate the destructive power of the “..

4,000 episodes of flooding on the east coast of Spain in the last 1,000 years
Flooding has been exacerbated by the change in land use over the last millennium While it is important not to underestimate the intensity of the Gota Fría storm which has caused widespread flooding in Murcia and Alicante over the last few days..

DGT road closures information page
Up to date information about major road incidents and closures across Spain Click for link A very useful information point for road users during major weather incidents is the Spanish Government DGT (Dirección General de Tráfico) information..