Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea
There is a GALE warning in operation.
Complex area of low pressure to the northwest of the British Isles will drive an associated frontal trough across the area later tomorrow.
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.
Moderate or rough, becoming slight or moderate tomorrow evening.
Occasional outbreaks of rain or drizzle, becoming more widespread and heavier Tuesday afternoon before clearing to become fair late evening.
Good, occasionally moderate or poor in rain or drizzle.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
West 4 or 5, veering northwest Wednesday afternoon.
Slight or moderate.