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Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Friday, 24 October 2014 at 3:50pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

Strong winds.

Synopsis

Low pressure near to Iceland, with high pressure over Central and Southern Europe.

Wind

West or south-west force 4 or 5, ocasionally 6, increasing 5 or 6 this evening, then backing south-west overnight, 6, perhaps occasionally 7 later. Staying mainly south-westerly during Saturday, 6 or 7.

State of sea

Moderate, becoming moderate or rough.

Weather

Rain or showers in the east of the area at first, including around the Isle of Man, otherwise fair.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate at first.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

South-west force 6 or 7.

State of sea

Moderate or rough.

Weather

Mainly fair, just perhaps a little patchy rain.

Visibility

Mostly good.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

Low water
(0.9m)
High water
(6.6m)
Low water
(0.9m)
High water
(6.9m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

Hulse

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