Wet and windy end to the main holiday period in Spain,
Winds, torrential rain, low temperatures and hailstorms.
The last week of August brings a wet end to summer across Spain with the national meteorological agency issuing weather alerts across 24 provinces, It is due to a low front moving across the Iberian peninsula bringing torrential rain to much of south and central Spain, with more than 30 litres of rain per square meter per hour across Malaga. Storm warnings are also in place for Córdoba, Granada, Jaén, Málaga, Seville, Teruel, Zaragoza, Albacete, Ciudad Real, Cuenca, Guadalajara, Toledo, Avila, Soria, Madrid, Valencia, Murcia and all four provinces in Galicia. Meantime much of the Catalan coast and the Balearic Islands are on amber alert for high temperatures.