Mariners forecast

Last Updated: 23 February 2019 10:50 CET

Saturday 23 February

  • Weather Warning

    Moderate Gregale for Valletta Harbours and Marsamxett is now in force.

  • General Situation

    A depression over the Ionian Sea will move towards the Maltese Islands and then southerly.

  • Weather

    Rather cloudy with showers locally thundery, gusty and with hail at times

  • Wind

    North Northwest force 5 locally force 6 becoming North Northeast. To north of area: becoming North Northeast force 7 locally gale force 8 to severe gale force 9.

  • Visibility

    Good becoming moderate to poor in precipitation

  • Sea

    Moderate becoming rough

  • Swell

    Low West Northwest. Overnight becoming low locally moderate confused.

  • Sea Temperature

    15 °C

Sunday 24 February

  • Weather Cloudy with rain and showers, which will be thundery, gusty and with hail at times.
  • Visibility Good becoming moderate to poor in precipitation
  • Wind Northeast gale force 8 locally severe gale force 9. Overnight becoming East Northeast force 7 to 8.
  • Sea Very rough
  • Swell Low locally moderate confused.

Monday 25 February

  • Weather Cloudy with rain and showers, possibly locally thundery, gusty and with hail at first, becoming partly cloudy
  • Visibility Good except in precipitation
  • Wind East Northeast force 6 to 7 backing and decreasing gradually to Northwest force 3 to 4
  • Sea Very rough becoming rough. Overnight becoming moderate.
  • Swell Low locally moderate confused, becoming moderate Easterly