February 22, 2013. Strong continuous downpour with thunder, which began on Friday morning, has caused problems with the movement of vehicles on the roads Athens.
As the road service the country flooded and closed central streets of the city. Blocked the national highway, "Athens — Corinth." Traffic lights do not work, have problems with the electricity supply. Some of the Moscow metro stations are temporarily closed.
Residents of the city many times caused utilities to pump water. For these purposes authorities Athens was allocated 25 vehicles and more than 60 people.
As reported by meteorologists, precipitation in the form of rain in the next few hours will not stop.