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Windrose for Winds around Korcula

I recently did some research among local people and on the bases of that research I created this windrose as reference for all of you interested in local names of winds around Dalmatia (as well as Korcula) :

So, from now on when referred to winds I will use the following terms :

I still don’t’ get it why there is no Bura in this wind-rose, so as soon as I work that one out, the post will be updated 😉

About windrose (from Wikipedia): A compass rose, sometimes called a windrose, is a figure on a compass, map, nautical chart or monument used to display the orientation of the cardinal directions — North, East, South and West – and their intermediate points.

Further info about winds around Korcula is here + weather around Korcula