The following warnings are given for sea areas: strong wind advisories, warnings for near gale-force/gale-force wind, storm warnings and hurricane warnings. Warnings about strong wind are given for land areas. Warnings on thunderstorm wind gusts are given in severe thunderstorm warning.
Wind warnings for sea areas use the wind speed average for 10 minutes. For land areas are given about wind gusts. In wind warnings are used yellow, orange and red colour awareness level.
Wind warnings are issued for the next 5 days at the maximum. In warnings for periods longer than 24 hours, the warning for strong wind is only used in summer. An advisory for sea areas is issued for the next 24 hours at the maximum.
Wind warnings are issued for the next 3 days at the maximum.