Madrid, May 24 (EFE).- The torrential rains of the last few hours are beginning to subside, although the Region of Murcia and the Valencian Community are still on orange warning this Wednesday for accumulations of up to 60 liters in one hour.
The Valencian Community has an orange level (important irrigation) due to strong storms and rain in the provinces of Alicante and Valencia, where up to 60 liters are expected in one hour or 150 liters per square meter in 12 hours, reports the State Meteorological Agency ( Aemet) on its website.
In the Region of Murcia, the orange alert persists in Campo de Cartagena and in the municipality of Mazarrón, due to rains that will leave up to 30 liters per square meter in one hour.
The Meteorological Agency warns that in both communities, the warning for heavy rains will disappear at 9:00 a.m. peninsular.
In the communities of Aragon, Catalonia, in the province of Cuenca (Castilla-La Mancha) and on the islands of Ibiza and Formentera (Baleares) there is a yellow alert (risk) for storms or rain that will leave between 15 and 20 liters in one hour .
Aemet warns that with the orange alert there is a significant meteorological risk, with a certain degree of danger for the usual activities, and with the yellow alert there is no meteorological risk for the population in general, although there is for some specific activity.