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Wildfire on Corfu

A wildfire that broke out on Tuesday in Kouloura on the island of Corfu is currently in progress. According to initial information the fire self-ignited, starting in mounds of refuse that have been dumped in the area for several months.

Corfu hit by torrential rain and strong winds; streets flooded

The severe weather affecting Corfu in the last 24 hours has brought torrential rain and strong winds exceeding 8 in the Beaufort scale, while port authorities have cancelled services for open type ferries to nearby Igoumenitsa and Paxos.