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Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 at 4:20pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

Nil.

Synopsis

Shallow low over northern France is slow-moving, with a ridge of high pressure covering northern Britain.

Wind

Southeast 4 this evening, possibly occasionally touching 5 in a few places, then backing East 3 or 4 tonight, and East or Northeast tomorrow morning.

State of sea

Slight.

Weather

Fair, then patchy rain for a time overnight and tomorrow, especially in the east of the area.

Visibility

Good, possibly moderate in rain.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

Decreasing East 2 or 3 tomorrow evening, then becoming Variable 2 overnight. Settling East or Southeast 3 or 4 on Thursday morning, increasing 4 or 5 during the afternoon.

State of sea

Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate later.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

Low water
(0.7m)
High water
(6.8m)
Low water
(1.1m)
High water
(6.7m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

Colin Gartshore
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