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WEATHER REPORT ISSUED BY THE MARINE METEOROLOGICAL CENTER SPLIT ON 25.02.2018 AT 0600 HOURS


WARNING

LOCAL GUSTS OF NE WINDS 35-55, IN THE NORTHERN PART, TOWARD THE END OF THE DAY ELSEWHERE AS WELL, UP TO 65, AND IN THE VELEBIT CHANNEL UP TO 95 KNOTS. SEA LOCALLY 5, IN THE OPEN OF THE NORTH ADRIATIC POSSIBLY UP TO 6. A RISK OF THUNDERSTORMS, MAINLY IN THE OPEN SEA.

SYNOPSIS

A ridge of high pressure is extending toward the Adriatic from the north, while a low, south of Sicily, is deepening and shifting northeastwards.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE ADRIATIC FOR THE FIRST 12 HOURS

NE winds 16-32, in the northern part, toward the end of the day and during the night elsewhere as well, up to 36, and in the Velebit Channel up to 48 knots. Sea 3-4, in the open and in the Velebit Channel 4-5, in the open of the North Adriatic possibly up to 6. Visibility 10-20 km. Mainly cloudy with a little rain or snow in places and with a risk of isolated rain showers with thunder, mainly in the open sea.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 12 HOURS

Strong and near gale force, in places gale force, and in the Velebit Channel up to storm force NE winds. Sea moderate and rough, in the open of the North Adriatic possibly up to very rough. Mainly cloudy with a little rain or snow in places and with a risk of isolated rain showers with thunder, mainly in the open sea.

PMC - Split

DOUGLAS SCALE

State of the sea Description Waves average height (m)
0 calm (glassy) 0
1 calm (rippled) 0-0.1
2 smooth 0.1-0.5
3 slight 0.5-1.25
4 moderate 1.25-2.5
5 rough 2.5-4
6 very rough 4-6
7 high 6-9
8 very high 9-14
9 phenomenal >14


 

BEAUFORT SCALE

Wind speed Waves height
km/h m/s kt mph m ft
0 Bf calm < 1 0-0.2 < 1 < 1 - -
1 Bf light air 1-5 0.3-1.5 1-3 1-3 0.1(0.1) 0.25(0.25)
2 Bf light breeze 6-11 1.6-3.3 4-6 4-7 0.2(0.3) 0.5(1)
3 Bf gentle breeze 12-19 3.4-5.4 7-10 8-12 0.6(1) 2(3)
4 Bf moderate breeze 20-28 5.5-7.9 11-16 13-18 1(1.5) 3.5(5)
5 Bf fresh breeze 29-38 8.0-10.7 17-21 19-24 2(2.5) 6(8.5)
6 Bf strong breeze 39-49 10.8-13.8 22-27 25-31 3(4) 9.5(13)
7 Bf near gale 50-61 13.9-17.1 28-33 32-38 4(5.5) 13.5(19)
8 Bf gale 62-74 17.2-20.7 34-40 39-46 5.5(7.5) 18(25)
9 Bf strong gale 75-88 20.8-24.4 41-47 47-54 7(10) 23(32)
10 Bf storm 89-102 24.5-28.4 48-55 55-63 9(12.5) 29(41)
11 Bf violent storm 103-117 28.5-32.6 56-63 64-72 11.5(16) 37(52)
12 Bf hurricane >=118 >=32.7 >=64 >=73 14(-) 45(-)


 

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