Funchal may register some rain or weak showers today. The Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA) forecasts the same scenario for the highlands, mountainous areas and northern slopes of Madeira.
The rain was very strong this morning on the way to the airport, but it might try to brighten up during the day on the south side of the island. Also feeling a little colder with the wind coming from the North.
In addition, this Thursday, January 17, will be marked by a moderate wind (10 to 30 km / h) from the north quadrant, becoming moderate to strong (30 to 40 km / h) from the beginning of the afternoon, with gusts as high as 65 km / h. According to IPMA meteorologists, Angela Lourenço and Patrícia Gomes, the scenario could worsen in the highlands, with the wind reaching 40 to 50 km / h and gusts up to 80 km / h.