22.8.2014

Weather forecast for shipping 220500 UTC

Warnings:

Gulf of Finland:

West to southwest near gale 14 m/s.

Strong wind advisory:

Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland and Sea of Archipelago:

Southwest wind 12 m/s.

Northern Sea of Bothnia, The Quark and Bay of Bothnia:

Thunderstorm wind gusts.

Inference:

Wide low over Fennoscandia and minor low over Gulf of Bothnia.

Forecast for next 24 hours:

Eastern Gulf of Finland:

West to southwest 4-8 m/s. Daytime increasing, in the evening 10-14. From night 8-12. Showers and thunder.

Western Gulf of Finland and Northern Baltic:

West to southwest 8-12 m/s, in the afternoon at the Western Gulf of Finland up to 14 m/s. By night 6-10. Showers and thunder.

Sea of Åland and Sea of Archipelago:

West to southwest 6-10 m/s, in the afternoon and evening up to 12 m/s. By night decreasing. Showers, possibly thunder.

Sea of Bothnia:

Mainly southwest 4-8 m/s, at the northern part from the noon 2-6 m/s. Showers and thunder.

Quark and Bay of Bothnia:

Variable 1-5 m/s. From the evening at the northern Bay of Bothnia 3-7. Showers and thunder.

Lake Saimaa:

Mainly south 2-6 m/s. By night southwest 4-8. By day showers and thunder.