Hurricane force Bura/Bora winds over the Adriatic, Dec 30, 2014 – Jan 1, 2015

The same Bura/Bora winds that produced the intense Adriatic-effect snow over large parts of the Apennine peninsula also produced hurricane conditions along the Croatian coast. Wind gusts up to 48 m/s (173 km/h) were recorded on Krk Island, up to 192 km/h on Paški most and up to 201 km/h in Przina.

Rainbow in the Bura wind surface spray near Senj, Croatia today (January 1st). Photo: Nino Salkić / Crometeo


Bura in Senj, Croatia yesterday. Photo: Karlo Koki Uković / Crometeo

Hurricane force Bura in Ražanac, Croatia. Photo: Roberto Lerga Photography / Crometeo

Bora evening impression in Makarska, Croatia. Photo: Daniel Pavlinović / Crometeo

Bura in Brač channel on December 31. Photo: Andrija Krstulović / Crometeo

Bura on Paški most, Croatia on December 31. Photo: Jure Mišković / CROPIX / Crometeo

Bura surface spray over the Adriatic sea from 4 km altitude. Photo: Enes Handzar / Crometeo