An Orange weather warning has been issued for the whole of Madeira and Porto Santo. The orange warning for rain, heavy at times with possible thunderstorms with will run from 7am till 1pm today, and will then be replaced by a yellow warning till 7pm. Temperatures in Funchal will reach a high of 23 degrees.
I will put updates on this post, if needed today, so please check back.
The cruise ship Bremen had difficulty getting into the port of Funchal this morning, and was assisted by the captaincy of the port.