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Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Saturday, 22 September 2018 at 11:00am by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

There is a STRONG WIND Warning in operation for tonight and tomorrow

Synopsis

Low developing southwest of the British Isles will move eastward along the English Channel this evening and overnight

Wind

West veering northwest this afternoon 3 or 4 increasing 5 or 6 tonight perhaps locally 7 at times tomorrow

State of sea

Slight becoming mainly moderate tonight

Weather

Occasional rain in south at first this afternoon and again tonight, showers will develop from the northwest later in the night

Visibility

Good, moderate at times in rain or showers

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

Northwest 5 or 6 locally 7 at first, decreasing 4 or 5 Sunday night and 3 or 4 during Monday morning

State of sea

Mainly moderate becoming slight

Weather

Scattered showers, dying out Sunday night

Visibility

Good except in showers

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

High water
(5.9m)
Low water
(1.9m)
High water
(6.5m)
Low water
(1.1m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

Andy Roberts
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