Winds in Adriatic Sea

BURA wind arrives from north-east and blows from the inland towards the sea. It is cold and strong wind which brings nice weather. Bura creates small very short and choppy waves.
JUGO is warm wind from the south blowing from the sea towards the land. It brings rough seas, heavy clouds and rain.
MAESTRAL is a typical summer northwestern wind which blows during beautiful and stable weather. It usually starts blowing around noon and drops with the dusk. Power of wind is measured in Beaufort scale.

 

 

WIND DYNAMICAL ADAPTATION FOR DUBROVNIK AREA: Source: Prognoza.hr

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