February 8, 2013. In the power of the cold and rainy cyclone was again the peninsula. Brunt of the disaster at that time was in the southern region of the country, according to ITAR-TASS.
Snow covered, in particular, on the beaches Lipaskih Islands, off the south-east of Sicily, as well as the top of the volcano Mount Vesuvius near Naples. Soon snow will hit central areas of the country.
According to the forecasts of meteorologists, adverse weather conditions — rain, wind and cold — will be observed throughout the Italy until the end of next week.
Representatives of associations of agricultural producers' Koldiretti "warned that because of the bad weather could increase the price of winter crops. Experts also believe that the cold snap will affect the cost of flowers, the demand for which is expected in connection with the celebration of Valentine's Day.