African dust outbreak Madrid, southern Spain

Posted on May 17, 2012 • Filed under: Europe, Spain, Tourist Warning

The center of the peninsula will be affected today by a “powerful” African dust outbreak. Invasion is provided so strong that these particles will arrive at concentrations up to 200 micrograms per cubic meter half. The European Union established as the maximum daily (or daily) to 50 micrograms, a figure that includes belonging to dust contamination. The worst affected areas are Madrid and southern Spain. The rest of the peninsula will be affected to a lesser extent. Read Article

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