Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea
Lows to the north and west of the British Isles, with high pressure to the southeast.
Mostly variable force 3 or less, but still southerly 4 or 5 in the west of the area at first this afternoon. Settling south or southwest 4 or 5 overnight.
Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate overnight.
Mainly fair, perhaps some mist patches around at first this afternoon, then heavy showers will spread from the south tonight.
Good, perhaps occasionally poor in any mist at first and then occasionally moderate in showers overnight.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
South or southwest 4 or 5, soon backing south or southeast 3 or 4 Wednesday evening, backing east or southeast overnight into Thursday.
Slight, occasionally moderate at first.
Mostly fair, but with possibly some mist & a risk of fog patches.
Mainly good, occasionally moderate or poor in mist, very poor in any fog patches.