Public transport suspended, schools closed Public transport in Venice has been suspended and schools are closed for the third day. Vaporetti, according to the municipal public transport company, are all interrupted until their needs cease, except those that guarantee the connection with the islands.
Venice the Mayor: "Avoiding Traveling" The mayor of Venice, Luigi Brugnaro, has invited citizens and tourists "to avoid traveling". "Another day of alert for Venice," he wrote on twitter. "The sirocco wind keeps blowing. I invite you to avoid travel and keep up with the water level with the Maree Center. We need everyone's cooperation. Thank you."
The situation in the rest of the peninsula Yellow alert in Lazio, Abruzzo, Marche, Umbria, Molise, mostly from Emilia Romagna, part of Lombardy and the other sectors of Friuli Venezia Giulia, Tuscany, Veneto and Liguria. In addition to rain and strong wind, snow returns to the north. Flakes will appear above 400-600 meters in Piedmont and above 800-1000 meters in Lombardy, Veneto and Trentino Alto Adige, where it is expected to add up to 70 centimeters to snow that has fallen in recent days.