Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 at 4:25pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

Strong wind.

Synopsis

Deep low to the west of Scotland will move slowly north and fill. Low to the southwest of Ireland will move northeast.

Wind

Southwest 5 or 6, backing south 4 or 5 later in the night, then southeast 5 or 6 tomorrow morning, occasionally 7 in the West of the area later.

State of sea

Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate tonight, then moderate to rough later tomorrow morning.

Weather

Mainly fair, spells of rain overnight and tomorrow.

Visibility

Mainly good, becoming moderate occasionally poor later in the night.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

Southeast 5 or 6, occasionally 7, veering west 3 or 4 later tomorrow evening.

State of sea

Moderate to rough becoming slight or moderate.

Weather

Spells of rain clearing overnight.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

Low water
(0.5m)
High water
(7.2m)
Low water
(0.7m)
High water
(6.7m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

Adrian Cowin
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