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Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Monday, 23 November 2020 at 10:00pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

There is a GALE warning in operation.

Synopsis

Complex area of low pressure to the northwest of the British Isles will drive an associated frontal trough across the area later tomorrow.

Wind

South-southwest force 6 or 7, occasionally gale 8, increasing 7 or gale 8 for a time around midday, and then veering west or northwest 4 or 5 late afternoon or early evening tomorrow.

State of sea

Moderate or rough, becoming slight or moderate tomorrow evening.

Weather

Occasional outbreaks of rain or drizzle, becoming more widespread and heavier Tuesday afternoon before clearing to become fair late evening.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate or poor in rain or drizzle.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

West 4 or 5, veering northwest Wednesday afternoon.

State of sea

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Mainly fair.

Visibility

Good.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

Low water
(2.0m)
High water
(5.1m)
Low water
(2.6m)
High water
(5.9m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

David Britton
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