Antalya is under water! Schools were closed in 5 districts

Antalya is under water!  Schools were closed in 5 districts

The downpour, which started to hit Antalya city center in the evening, increased in intensity at night. Due to heavy rain, puddles formed on the roads. Citizens and vehicles had difficulty moving on the road.

Houses and workplaces were flooded in some rural areas.

Puddles of water formed in some underpasses in the city center. There was a disruption in transportation in some regions due to rain.

In the written statement made by Antalya Governorship, it was stated that adverse weather conditions continued in the city.

In the statement, “Due to the ongoing adverse weather conditions, floods and floods in our city, education was suspended for 1 day on Tuesday, 13.02.2024, in accordance with the Hygiene decision in our educational institutions in Aksu, Döşemealtı, Kepez, Konyaaltı and Muratpaşa in our 5 central districts. Also due to adverse weather conditions “Disabled, pregnant and chronically ill personnel working in public institutions in our 5 central districts will be considered on administrative leave for 1 day.” expressions were used.

The plane carrying the Antalyaspor group landed at Gazipaşa Airport instead of Antalya Airport due to heavy rain.

In the statement made on the club’s social media account, “The plane carrying our delegation after the Samsunspor match had to land at Alanya Gazipaşa Airport due to the adverse weather conditions in Antalya. Our delegation will return to Antalya by land from Gazipaşa.” information was given.

On the other hand, it was reported that there was no extraordinary situation at Antalya Airport and air traffic continued.

According to the information received from Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Fire Department, many people who were trapped in homes, workplaces and vehicles due to rain were evacuated. Work in the region continues.

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