Hurricane Camp Tarragona forced four planes to divert from Reus to Prato

Four planes from the United Kingdom finally land at El Prat Airport

According to AENA, the rain and hailstorm affecting the Camp de Tarragona have forced four planned landings at Reus (Baix Camp) airport to divert to Barcelona-El Prat. An event of heavy rain coupled with locally intense hailstorms affecting Camp de Tarragona has forced four United Kingdom aircraft that had to land at Reus Airport, diverted to El Prat.

The incident affected a flight operated by TUI from Manchester, two operated by Jet 2 and, finally, a fourth Ryanair from Dublin. In addition, water accumulation has forced the cutting of a southbound lane of the Associated Press-7 motorway in Tarragona, causing a retention of approximately 6 kilometers this afternoon.

Access to the Repsol complex in the North Petrochemical Estate also had to be closed, as the road was flooded due to the overflow of two drains. The storm caused a strong hailstorm along the coast, between the Llevent neighborhood of Tarragona and the municipality of Vendrell; And there has also been considerable marine sleeve formation in the nucleus of Miami’s Playa de Mont-Roig del Camp.

According to Catalonia’s Meteorological Service, the episode concentrated more than 30 liters of water at Tordembra station in half an hour. According to civil defense reports, firefighters have not reached out to over a dozen because of the rain, despite attending about eighty calls to 112.

The flooding of the Teatre Bartrina in Reus is different, with power cut as a precaution and, according to the city council, will assess the damage after it dries up; And also a piece of a pawn piece in this city. Firefighters had to evacuate two cars without stranded people on the Vendrell Bridge and act especially in the lower floodplains.

In the city of Tarragona, Guardia Urbana has had to cut off access to L’Arebasada beach due to the fall of two large trees. The Civil Defense has already deactivated the alert phase of INUNCAT, an emergency plan for floods, but officials have nonetheless asked the population to exercise extreme caution due to unstable weather between Tarragones and Garraf.


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