Current shipping forecast
Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Thursday, 03 September 2015 at 4:20pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
High pressure lies to the west of Ireland, with a slow-moving low in the eastern North Sea.
North or Northwest force 4 or 5 in the east of the area, but 5 or 6 in central and western parts, including around the Isle of Man at times.
State of Sea
Slight or moderate, becoming mainly moderate later tomorrow afternoon.
Mainly fair, with only isolated light showers, then occasional light rain and drizzle spreading from the north later tomorrow afternoon.
Good, occasionally moderate in light rain and drizzle later tomorrow afternoon.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
North or Northwest force 5 or 6 in the west of the area, but 4 or 5 in the east at first, becoming 5 or 6 in all parts Friday evening, before veering North overnight into Saturday, then decreasing 4 or 5 Saturday morning.
State of Sea
Mainly moderate, becoming slight or moderate overnight.
Occasional light rain and drizzle spreading from the north at first, then becoming mainly fair later in the evening.
Moderate occasionally poor at first, becoming good overnight.
Today 3:27pm (6.8m)
Today 9:50pm (0.7m)
Tomorrow 3:57am (7.1m)
Tomorrow 10:25am (1.0m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)