What weather and winds to expect in Croatia?
The most frequently occurring winds in the Adriatic are well known to mariners. They include the Bura (cyclonic and anticyclonic), the Jugo south wind (cyclonic and anticyclonic), the Lebic, the maestral, the Levan, Pulentada, Tramontana and Burin.
These winds all have characteristics that you will find in better pilot guides. Today no responsible mariner would set sail without listening to the weather forecast.
The Hydrological and Meteorological Service broadcasts shipping forecasts via coastguard stations, with 24—hour information about the weather, the situation in the Adriatic, and the strait of Otranto by region...