The Portuguese Institute for the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA) has issued a yellow warning of maritime unrest for Madeira, which starts this Thursday and runs until Friday. Waves of up to 4,5 meters are expected.
The captaincy of the Port of Funchal recommended that the vessels remain in the shelter ports due to sea turmoil.
The weather forecast for this Thursday is very cloudy, with light showers, mainly in the northern and highlands, says the IPMA.
Light to moderate wind is expected, which can reach strong, up to 40 km / h, in the highlands.
In Funchal the weather forecast is very cloudy, with a chance of light showers, and light wind that can reach up to 15 km / h.
On the north coast, waves of up to 4,5 meters are expected, and on the south coast the waves can reach two meters.