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Madeira Under Orange Weather Alert

From midday tomorrow (220320) until midnight, part of Madeira is under an orange alert due to strong winds affecting the north coast and mountainous regions, which, according to the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere, will reach guests of 120 km / h.

A yellow warning has been issued for the south coast until midnight on Monday as winds can reach speeds of up to 90 km / h. The east of the island will also be affected with gusts reaching up to 75 km / h from the middle of the afternoon.

The IPMA has also issued a further yellow warning due to maritime unrest, with waves reaching between 4 and 5 metres.  This will predominately affect the north of Madeira and Porto Santo, and the alert will remain in effect from midday to midnight tomorrow.

Samantha Gannon

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Madeira Weekly