Fire occurred this morning at the clinic La Milagrosa where King Juan Carlos is currently recovering (read story here). Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez has died. The country will go to elections within the next 30 days (read story here).
The Direcció General de Protecció Civil (DGPC) has issued warnings to those living along the Ter and Fluvià rivers as the risk of overflowing grows. Warnings have also been issued along beaches in Girona province, where waves have reached heights of four meters along the coast (read story here).