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Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Sunday, 30 April 2017 at 4:00pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

Strong winds.

Synopsis

Low pressure to the southwest of Ireland will transfer eastwards.

Wind

East force 5 or 6, backing northeast 4 or 5 this evening but still occasionally 6 particularly in the area from the Isle of Man to the Solway Firth.

State of sea

Mainly moderate, becoming slight or moderate tonight.

Weather

Patchy rain this evening & tonight, then mainly fair.

Visibility

Good, perhaps occasionally moderate in rain.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

East or northeast mainly force 4 or 5, but occasionally 6 around the Solway Firth at first, then decreasing 3 or 4 but still occasionally 5 in the Northeast later on Monday.

State of sea

Slight occasionally moderate.

Weather

Mainly fair.

Visibility

Mostly good.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

High water
(7.0m)
Low water
(0.7m)
High water
(6.5m)
Low water
(0.6m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

Neil Young
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