WEATHER REPORT ISSUED BY THE MARINE METEOROLOGICAL CENTER SPLIT
ON 23.02.2018 AT 1200 HOURS
IN THE NORTH AND IN A PART OF THE CENTRAL ADRIATIC LOCAL GUSTS OF NE
WINDS 35-60, IN THE VELEBIT CHANNEL 75, DURING THE NIGHT UP TO 90
KNOTS. IN THE SOUTH AND IN A PART OF THE CENTRAL ADRIATIC LOCAL GUSTS
OF E and SE, ALONG THE COAST FROM THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT OF NE WINDS,
35-55 KNOTS. SEA LOCALLY 5, IN THE OPEN OF THE NORTH ADRIATIC DURING
THE NIGHT POSSIBLY UP TO 6. A RISK OF ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
The weather over the Adriatic is influenced by a low over the
Tyrrhenian Sea and a field of high pressure over northern Europe.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE ADRIATIC FOR THE FIRST 12 HOURS
In the North and in a part of the Central Adriatic NE winds 16-32, in
the Velebit Channel 40, and during the night up to 46 knots. In the
South and in a part of the Central Adriatic E and SE, along the coast
from the middle of the night NE winds, 16-32 knots. Sea 3-4, in the
open and in the Velebit Channel 4-5, and in the open of the North
Adriatic during the night possibly up to 6. Visibility 10-20 km.
Overcast with scattered rain and with a risk of isolated rain showers
with thunder, along the coast of the North Adriatic of snow as well.
End of precipitation expected in the South and Central Adriatic toward
the end of the day and during the night and in the North Adriatic from
the middle of the night.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 12 HOURS
Variably cloudy. In the Velebit Channel a risk of wind drifted snow. In
the North and in a part of the Central Adriatic moderate to near gale
force, in the Velebit Channel up to strong gale force NE winds. In the
South and in a part of the Central Adriatic moderate to near gale force
E and SE, along the coast NE winds, easing a little during the
forenoon. Sea moderate and rough, in the open of the North Adriatic up
to very rough.