Flooded streets. Images and videos of the weather situation
Bad weather emergency
A real storm is falling on Civitavecchia and Santa Marinella with many areas of the two cities submerged by water.
Fire brigades and police forces on site.
The VVF note:
From 07.30 this morning the Fire Brigade is intervening in Civitavecchia and neighboring areas due to adverse weather conditions. Currently, four VVF teams are operating in the territory: two from the detachment of Civitavecchia and in aid of one from Cerveteri and another from Rome detachment EUR. Many requests for intervention. The VVFs are giving priority to the rescue of people; animals and securing means of transport; structures, etc. after which the taverns, cellars, etc. will be emptied
A number of people have been made safe this morning, including those trapped in cars on the Aurelia that runs along the sea in front of the ÉLITE supermarket between CV and S. Marinella.