Cyprus Department of Meteorology – Forecast for the Sea Area of Cyprus (Α)

FOR THE PERIOD FROM 0600 18/09/2022 UNTIL 0600 19/09/2022


Area covered is 8 kilometers seawards.


Winds are in BEAUFORT scale. Times are local times.


Atmospheric pressure at the time of issue: 1007hPa (hectopascal)


Weak high pressure temporarily affects the area. The weather will be mainly fine, but tonight increased low cloud will be present at times, mainly over the western and northern coastal areas. Local mist and/or low cloud, mainly over the southeastern coastal areas are also possible during the early morning hours.


Visibility: Good, but moderate to poor in mist


Sea surface temperature: 26°C


Warnings: NIL




West Coast


Morning               Northwest to North 3, gradually West to Northwest 3 to 4            Smooth to Slight


Afternoon           West to Northwest 4, later locally 4 to 5 Slight


Night     Northwest 3 to 4, later Northwest to Northeast 3             Slight


South Coast


Morning               Variable 3, gradually Southeast to South               Smooth to Slight


Afternoon           Southwest to West 4, gradually locally 5 Smooth to Slight, gradually locally Slight


Night     Northwest 3, locally at first West to Northwest 3 to 4      Smooth to Slight, locally at first Slight


East Coast


Morning               West 3, gradually Southeast to South     Smooth to Slight


Afternoon           South to Southwest 4    Smooth to Slight


Night     West to Northwest 3, initially 3 to 4         Smooth to Slight


North Coast


Morning               Southeast to Southwest 3, gradually Southwest to Northwest 3 to 4        Smooth to Slight


Afternoon           Southwest to Northwest 4          Smooth to Slight, locally Slight


Night     Southwest to Northwest 3, later near the coast South to Southwest       Slight, later near the coast Smooth to Slight


Source: Cyprus News Agency