Weather forecast for shipping 271700 UTC


Gulf of Finland, Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland and Sea of Archipelago:

Southwest near gale 16 m/s.

Strong wind advisory:

Southern Sea of Bothnia and Bay of Bothnia:

South to southwest wind 13 m/s.

Northern Sea of Bothnia, the Quark and Lake Saimaa:

South to southwest wind 11 m/s.

Wave height warning:

Rough waves occur in Gulf of Finland and Northern Baltic. Significant wave height exceeds 2.5 meters.


Extensive low pressure area over Fennoscandia with center over Norwegian Sea.

Forecast for next 24 hours:

Eastern Gulf of Finland:

Southwest 12-16 m/s. Tomorrow evening from west decreasing. At times rain.

Western Gulf of Finland, Northern Baltic:

Southwest, at first 9-13 m/s, at night from west 12-16 m/s. In the afternoon becoming west temporarily 7-11 m/s, later northwest 10-13 m/s. At times rain.

Sea of Åland, Sea of Archipelago and Southern Sea of Bothnia:

Increasing south to southwest, from the night 10-13 m/s, in Sea of Åland and Sea of Archipelago local 16 m/s. In the morning decreasing, by day west 6-10 m/s. In the afternoon increasing northwest, tomorrow evening 10-13 m/s. At times rain.

Northern Sea of Bothnia and The Quark:

South to southwest 8-11 m/s. In the morning becoming west to northwest 4-8 m/s, later in the afternoon 6-10 m/s. Local rain.

Bay of Bothnia:

Becoming south to southwest 9-13 m/s. In the morning decreasing, by day becoming mainly west 4-8 m/s. Local rain.

Lake Saimaa:

South 4-8 m/s, local 10 m/s. From the morning 7-11 m/s. Tomorrow evening decreasing. At times rain and mist.