The Captaincy of the Port of Funchal this morning issued an updated statement on the general state of the weather (wind and sea) to the seafront in the Region, extending until 6.00 this Thursday, March 1, the notice of strong sea agitation.
According to the maritime authority, the wind at sea could reach 104 km / h, especially from the late afternoon of Wednesday. Visibility will be moderate to weak, sometimes bad until midnight.
As for the rippling, on the north coast the waves will be North-west, with 4 to 5 meters high, gradually increasing to 5 to 7 meters from the afternoon. On the south coast, the waves can reach 8 meters.
The Port Authority of Funchal recommends that owners or owners of the vessels take the necessary precautions to remain in the ports of refuge. Taken from JM