Second Orange Alert issued
The Regional Civil Protection Service for Madeira have joined the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere in issuing an Orange Alert for tomorrow (below).
The Captaincy of the Port of Funchal warned against the strong wind that will be felt today in the Madeira Archipelago. According to the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere the strong wind warning is for Force 7. This means that it will oscillate between 51 and 62 km per hour, from any direction. The alert is in effect until 6:40 tomorrow.
The Navy have also Navy already moved the corvette João Roby to Funchal.