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GALE WARNINGS

Gale Warnings in effect

Issued:18/10/18 04:00 UTC


GALE WARNING ON METAREA 3
HELLENIC NATIONAL MET. SERVICE
WARNING NR 336 - THURSDAY 18 OCTOBER 2018/0400 UTC

GENERAL SYNOPSIS 17-10-18/21 UTC
LOW WITH CENTRE 1004 OVER WEST PARTS OF GABES AND FRONTAL ACTIVITIES
IS MOVING GRADUALLY NORTH AND IS EXPECTED 1003 OVER WEST OF MELITA
BY 18/06 UTC. HIGH PRESSURES 1020 OVER NORTHEAST BALKANS
MELITA OVER NORTH
CONTINUING AT LEAST TO 18/10 UTC
EAST SOUTHEAST 7 OR 8

MELITA OVER SOUTH
CONTINUING TO 18/07 UTC
EAST SOUTHEAST 7 OR 8


National Meteorological Center

Since 1988 within the framework of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System, Greece is responsible for the provision of meteorological information for maritime safety referring to the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea Issuing Service for the GMDSS METAREA III. The Hellenic National Meteorological Service (HNMS) provides marine bulletins (WARNINGS & FORECASTS) for the Eastern Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea. Respectively, the Meteo-France provides the bulletins for the Western Mediterranean Sea. Since 2013, under the WWMIWS of IMO/WMO, Greece has the responsibility of METAREA III Coordinator for the proper shore to ship transmission of all information concerning the safety of navigation in that area. In 2015 the HNMS has been certified according ΕΝ ISO 9001: 2008 for the Quality Management System (QMS) applied for the provision of Marine Meteorological Services, fully aligned to the international regulations impose by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), and the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and International Hydrographic Organization (IHO).