Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Monday, 21 January 2019 at 10:40pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

Strong winds.

Synopsis

Low pressure stretches from Iceland to Shetland, with a high over The Azores. A westerly airstream is now established in the Irish Sea.

Wind

West 5 or 6, possibly occasionally 7 in a few places, then veering West or Northwest 5 or 6 tomorrow evening.

State of sea

Moderate or moderate to rough.

Weather

Scattered blustery wintry showers.

Visibility

Good, falling moderate or poor in showers.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

West or Northwest 5 or 6, decreasing Northwest 4 or 5 on Wednesday morning, then 3 or 4 during the afternoon.

State of sea

Moderate, falling slight.

Weather

Scattered wintry showers.

Visibility

Good, falling moderate or poor in showers.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

High water
(7.3m)
Low water
(0.6m)
High water
(7.3m)
Low water
(0.4m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

Colin Gartshore