Gran Canaria and La Palma rise to level 4 covid
The change in alert level on both islands will come into force at 00:00 on Saturday, January 22.
Official statistics suggest sixth coronavirus wave in Spain is starting to slow
While the curve is still rising, the increase in the cumulative incidence has gone from 90% weekly growth during the Christmas holidays to 17% on Friday
Spain seeks to lead a shift in Europe’s handling of Covid-19
As Spain’s latest, record-breaking, wave of Covid shows signs of flattening, the country’s government says it is preparing to lead Europe in engineering a major change in the management of the virus.
Possible flight delays due to the calima
Air traffic controllers are warning that if the current calima worsens over the next 48 hours flight delays could result
La Gomera, El Hierro and Tenerife, on alert for strong winds from today
The Government of the Canary Islands, through the General Directorate of Security and Emergencies, has declared a wind alert situation in La Gomera, El Hierro and Tenerife from 00:00 this Sunday. This decision is made taking into account the information provided by the State Meteorological Agency and other available sources, and in application of the Canary Islands Specific Emergency Plan for Risks of Adverse Meteorological Phenomena (PEFMA).