Wind and Sea Update for Madeira: Strong Warning in Force Until February 19th

Pay attention to the wind and sea

Wind and Sea Update: all fair
All fair in Madeira

The Port Authority of Funchal updated, this morning, the general situation of the weather, wind and sea, for the coastline of Madeira. They are issuing a strong wind and sea warning for the entire coastline, in force until 6 am on Monday, February 19th, appealing to the maritime community and the general population to take precaution

The update is based on information issued by the Portuguese Weather Institute, IPMA, valid until 06:00 local time tomorrow, February 19th.

Regarding the wind, it is expected to blow cool to very cool, sometimes strong until early afternoon. Visibility is expected to be good.

Regarding swell, northwest waves of 3 to 4 metres are forecast for the north coast, gradually decreasing to 2.5 to 3.5 metres from the afternoon onwards. For the south coast, waves of 1.5 to 2.5 metres.

Update: the weather warning was officially cancelled this Sunday afternoon

In the meantime thanks to Ruth for the video taken at Praia Formosa yesterday:

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