Hurricane force Bora winds along E Adriatic & Excessive snowfall in Abruzzo, Italy – Jan 17-18, 2017

*** Hurricane force Bora winds outlook for the E-NE Adriatic region (SW Slovenia, NW Croatia-Kvarner) and excessive snowfall for Marche / Abruzzo regions in central Italy ***

Wind analysis tonight, some models are simulating 170+ km/h! Experiences say it’s quite likely to get higher gusts – locally near 200 km/h!

Wind gusts already reached near 200 km/h on the bridge to island Krk, Croatia this morning:

Our teams and chasers will be out reporting live from these areas later this afternoon and evening hours, so stay tuned for updates! (y)