23.2.2017

Weather forecast for shipping 231700 UTC

Warnings:

Gulf of Finland:

West near gale 15 m/s.

Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland and Archipelago:

West to northwest near gale 15 m/s.

Sea of Bothnia and Quark:

North to northwest near gale 15 m/s.

Bay of Bothnia:

North near gale 15 m/s.

Ice accretion warning:

Severe icing in Southern Bay of Bothnia.

Inference:

Deep low with center near middle part of Finland moving slowly east and somewhat decreasing.

Forecast for next 24 hours:

Gulf of Finland:

West 10-15 m/s. After midnight decreasing, in the morning 7-11. By day again increasing, in the afternoon 9-13. Showers of snow.

Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland and Archipelago:

West to northwest 10-15 m/s. Showers of snow.

Sea of Bothnia and Quark:

North to northwest 10-15 m/s. Showers of snow.

Bay of Bothnia:

Mainly north 10-15 m/s. Showers of snow.

Lake Saimaa:

Somewhat decreasing and becoming mainly south, from the night 4-8 m/s. From the morning south to southwest. At times snow and locally poor vis.