As the cold front Medea sweeping over Greece was in full progress and heading south on Monday, very low temperatures were recorded in the northern parts of the country on Monday morning.
According to Athens National Observatory’s weather service, the lowest temperatures recorded were -19.9 C at Mesovouno in Kozani, -17.1 C in Neos Kafkasos at Florina, -15.9 C in Kilada in the region of Kozani, -14.4 C at Vounassa, Grevena, -14.2 C in Terpyllos of Kilkis and -13.7 C in the city of Florina.
Gale force winds are blowing at sea, with the strongest wind gust of 118km/h recorded in Paximada Karystou, Evia.