WEATHER REPORT ISSUED BY THE MARINE METEOROLOGICAL CENTER SPLIT
ON 19.02.2017 AT 1200 HOURS
TOWARD THE OPEN SEA OF THE SOUTH AND OF A PART OF THE CENTRAL ADRIATIC
IN THE AFTERNOON LOCAL GUSTS OF NW WINDS 35-40 KNOTS AND LIGHT ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EXTREME SOUTH.
A shallow low centred over the Strait of Otranto is slowly shifting
southeastwards, while a ridge of high pressure is intensifying from the
WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE ADRIATIC FOR THE FIRST 12 HOURS
NE, toward the open sea NW winds, 8-16, in the South and in a part of
the Central Adriatic up to 24 knots, easing till the end of the day.
Sea 2-3, toward the open of the South and of a part of the Central
Adriatic in the afternoon 3-4. Visibility 20-30 km. Mostly clear, in
the extreme south of the Adriatic still variably cloudy with scattered
rain or brief isolated thundery rain showers.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 12 HOURS
Mostly clear with some variable cloud. Along the coast light to
moderate NE, toward the open sea light to moderate NW winds. Sea
smooth, toward the open of the South and of a part of the Central
Adriatic up to slight. Air temperatures a little lower.