Weather reports are broadcast at following times (UTC):
RIJEKA RADIO VHF Channel 24 – 05:35, 14:35, 19:35
SPLIT RADIO VHF Channels 21, 23, 07, 28 – 05:45, 12:45, 19:45
VHF for emergencies:
MAYDAY – ship is in danger and seeks emergency help
PAN-PAN – we wish to transmit an emergency message relating to the security of the crew and boat
The bora (bura) and sirocco (siroko) are the most characteristic winds of the Adriatic and are largely responsible for weather patterns. They mainly blow from October to April. The maestral, blowing from the sea, and the burin, blowing from the mainland, are most common in the summer months.