WEATHER REPORT ISSUED BY THE MARINE METEOROLOGICAL CENTER SPLIT
ON 19.01.2017 AT 1200 HOURS
LOCAL GUSTS OF NE, IN THE OPEN SEA OF THE SOUTH ADRIATIC OF E and SE
WINDS, 35-55, IN THE NORTH ADRIATIC UP TO 70, AND IN THE VELEBIT
CHANNEL UP TO 95 KNOTS. SEA LOCALLY UP TO 5, BUT IN THE OPEN OF THE
NORTH ADRIATIC STILL UP TO 6 TODAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE OPEN
OF THE SOUTH AND CENTRAL ADRIATIC.
A low over southern Italy is slowly filling up, while a ridge of high
pressure is intensifying from the north.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE ADRIATIC FOR THE FIRST 12 HOURS
NE, in the open sea of the South and of a part of the Central Adriatic
E and SE winds, 16-32, in the North Adriatic up to 38, and in the
Velebit Channel up to 50 knots. Winds slowly easing toward the end of
the day and during the night to 14-28, in the Velebit Channel to 40
knots. Sea 4-5, in the open of the North Adriatic 5-6. Visibility 10-20
km. Variably cloudy with light scattered rain or snow, in the open of
the South and Central Adriatic with isolated rain showers and thunder.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 12 HOURS
Winds further easing to fresh and strong, only in the Velebit Channel
NE winds still up to gale force. Sea moderate and rough, gradually
calming. Gradual clearing along the coast, but in the open sea still
variably cloudy, in the South and Central Adriatic with light scattered
rain or snow, possibly with isolated rain showers and thunder as well.
PMC - Split