A man protects himself from heavy rain in the village of Monterosso in the Liguria region, on October 29, 2018. - Ahead of bad weather with wind gusts up to 100 km/h on the coast and 150 km/h in the mountains, and a total of precipitation in a few days equivalent to the rainfall of several months, Italy was on the red alert in the northern regions and orange over a good part of the rest of the peninsula. (Photo by Marco BERTORELLO / AFP)        (Photo credit should read MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP via Getty Images)