Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea
There is a STRONG WIND warning in operation.
High pressure over central Europe will slowly decline, with low pressure to the west of Ireland driving frontal troughs into western Britain & the Irish Sea later today & tonight.
East or southeast mainly force 5 or 6, decreasing 4 or 5 tonight. Veering south or southeast by midday tomorrow.
Mainly moderate, becoming slight or moderate this evening.
Fair, then occasional rain or showers spreading from the west later this evening & tonight.
Good, becoming moderate or poor in rain or showers later.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
South or southeast force 4 or 5, veering west or southwest 3 or 4 later Sunday afternoon & evening.
Slight or moderate, becoming mainly slight Sunday afternoon.
Occasional rain or showers largely clearing Sunday evening.
Good, occasionally moderate or poor in rain or showers.