The Port Authority of Funchal recommends that the owners or shipowners of the vessels take the necessary precautions so that they remain in the ports of shelter at least until tomorrow morning.
According to an update notice issued this morning, the Captaincy reports that the general state of the weather (wind and sea) to the seafront has been received from the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA), until 0600 local time February 3, referring to the Madeira Archipelago:
Wind : NE MODERATE (19 to 26 KM / H) COOL (27 to 35 KM / H).
Visibility: GOOD TO MODERATE.
North Coast N / NW 4.5 TO 5.5 M, DECREASING TO 3 TO 4.5 AM FROM THE BEGINNING AFTERNOON ..
South Coast: S / SW 1 to 1.5 M.