Windy” paralyzes maritime activities in Sidon

FEBRUARY 19, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The storm “Windy” intensified this afternoon in Sidon and crippled both maritime and fishing activities at the city’s port, National News Agency correspondent in Sidon reported on Thursday.

The field reporter added that fishermen resorted to the comfort of their houses after they raised their boats to the dock as a precautious step.

The reporter said that the coastline regions witnessed heavy rains accompanied by strong winds amid a marked decline in temperature, noting that the heavy rains led to the rising of the water level of El-Awali River.