Weather coverage to go to Corsica is essential. Local weather is not important, important is the weather off shore.
Crossing from continent to Corsica is not possible if:
threat of east wind,
beginning of period Mistral.
The crossing is possible if:
end of Mistral
weather permitting, by solar wind regime.
Returning from Corsica to continent, the course is impossible by Mistral. When E wind, we must ensure that there will not reverse of N wind.
The small island of Giraglia is above the Cap Corse, it is exposed to winds from the north, the Mistral from northeast and northwest Libecciu.
With its tower it still seems to keep watch, what was once its function, because this narrow peninsula, oblong-shaped finger-pointing has been exposed to invasions.
From 1530, under the leadership of the republic of Genoa, ninety towers were built on the Corsican coast, including thirty-two at Cap Corse to fight against the attacks of Barbary and all hazards from the Wed