Shipping forecast for the North Irish Sea

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Wednesday, 23 May 2018 at 10:20pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
Warnings

Nil.

Synopsis

High pressure lies to the west of Norway, extending a ridge across much of the British Isles.

Wind

East or northeast force 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later in the night, backing north or northeast 3 or 4 Thursday evening.

State of sea

Slight.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

North or northeast force 3 or 4, increasing 4 or 5 early Thursday night, perhaps occasionally 6 between the Isle of Man and the Solway Firth.

State of sea

Mainly slight.

Weather

Fair, showery rain later.

Visibility

Generally good.

Approximate times of tides in Douglas

Low water
(1.6m)
High water
(5.9m)
Low water
(1.4m)
High water
(5.7m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Forecast by

David Britton