The southern coast of the island of Madeira will be today and Thursday under yellow warning due to strong wind forecast, according to the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA).
According to the IPMA, the south coast of Madeira will be under yellow warning between 19:00 today and the end of Thursday due to the strong north wind forecast, sometimes with gusts up to 70 kilometers per hour on the east end of the island.
This could affect operations at the airport. From today the wind will start to increase with possible gusts of 70 km over the mountain regions.
The yellow warning, the third of a scale of four, reveals a risk situation for certain activities depending on the weather situation.