7.7.2015

Weather forecast for shipping 070500 UTC

Warnings:

Northern Baltic:

West to southwest gale 17 m/s.

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

West to southwest near gale 15 m/s.

Strong wind advisory:

Southern Sea of Bothnia:

West to southwest wind 12 m/s.

Northern Sea of Bothnia and the Quark:

Southeast wind 12 m/s.

Wave height warning:

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

Inference:

Low over Gulf of Bothnia moving slowly northeast.

Forecast for next 24 hours:

Gulf of Finland:

Becoming west to southwest, from noon 10-15 m/s, by night 6-10 m/s. Rain at times, moderate or good vis.

Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland and Sea of Archipelago:

West to southwest 10-15 m/s, on Northern Baltic 17 m/s locally. From evening west 7-11 m/s. Showers, otherwise good vis.

Southern Sea of Bothnia:

Becoming west to southwest 8-12 m/s. From evening west 5-9 m/s. Showers, otherwise good vis.

Northern Sea of Bothnia and Quark:

At first east to south 8-12 m/s, in the afternoon 4-8 m/s. From evening west to north. Rain at times, moderate or good vis.

Bay of Bothnia:

Mainly southeast 6-10 m/s, from evening 3-7 m/s. Rain, moderate or good vis.

Lake Saimaa:

Mainly southeast 5-9 m/s, by night 2-5 m/s. Rain at times, moderate or good vis.