We made a dash through the canal
into the Gulf of Corinth which I thought would escape it. Made Itea which is a very safe harbour, just as well as we recorded gusts of 45 kts and absolutely torrential rain. Not so far away, boats in Corinth harbour took a pounding.
But it was worse elsewhere. Sheltering in Itea with us was half of a 'Sailing Holidays' fleet travelling back to the Ionian
. The flotilla leader had elected to leave Epidavros ahead of the storm. The other half decided to remain in Epidavros - I understand three yachts sank and the other five were badly damaged. Fortunately the crews had been taken off and no-one was hurt, but not exactly what you are looking for on a summer charter