Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea
Strong winds with a risk of gales tomorrow.
A deepening low to the southwest England, tracking northeastwards and driving associated weather fronts across the Irish Sea later tonight & tomorrow.
East or southeast force 5 or 6, increasing 6 or 7 tonight, and occasionally increasing gale 8 at times later tonight & at first tomorrow morning. Then veering south or southeast 6 or 7 during tomorrow morning and decreasing 5 or 6 through the afternoon.
Slight or moderate becoming moderate or rough tonight, then mainly moderate later tomorrow afternoon.
Fair at first, then rain spreading from the south overnight, clearing to isolated showers tomorrow afternoon before a further spell of rain tomorrow evening.
Good, becoming moderate or poor at times in rain.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
South or southeast force 5 or 6, gradually decreasing 4 or 5 overnight into Tuesday, then 3 or 4 on Tuesday morning. Then quickly veering and increasing west or northwest 4 or 5 during Tuesday evening.
Mainly moderate, becoming slight or moderate overnight into Tuesday.
Occasional rain at first and again later, otherwise mainly fair.
Good, but occasionally moderate or poor in rain.