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7°C sunrise 07:51
sunset 17:13

Updated 17:05 - Mostly dry this evening and tonight, with only isolated passing showers on the fresh to strong northwest wind. Temperatures falling to about 3 Celsius in most places, but near 1°C on the hills.

Wednesday

A mostly dry and bright day, with sunny intervals and just the risk of one or two localised showers coming over on a fairly fresh northwest wind. Temperatures 6 or 7 Celsius at best.

Thursday

Generally dry, with lighter winds and similar temperatures after a cold start.

Friday

Mostly dry but rather cloudy.

Saturday

A mostly dry start but with rain or sleet, turning to snow on hills, edging in from the southwest.


Shipping forecast updated as of 9 February 2016 11:29am

Current shipping forecast

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 at 11:30am by Ronaldsway Met Office

Warning

Strong winds.

Synopsis

Low pressure near to Shetland will move East and fill, a weak frontal trough will move south across the North Irish Sea during this afternoon.

Wind

West or southwest force 5 or 6 occasionally 7, veering west or northwest this afternoon, decreasing 5 or 6 overnight.

State of Sea

Moderate or rough becoming mainly moderate overnight.

Weather

Isolated showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate in showers.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

West or north-west force 4 or 5 occasionally 6 at first, backing west or south-west 3 or 4 overnight.

State of Sea

Moderate becoming slight.

Weather

Isolated showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate.

High water
Today 11:46am (7.2m)
Low water
Today 6:14pm (0.4m)
High water
Tomorrow 12:11am (7.3m)
Low water
Tomorrow 6:34am (0.5m)

(heights in metres above Chart Datum)


5 day shipping forecast updated as of 9 February 2016 5:23am

Today

Warnings)

Strong winds, slight risk of gales at first.

Wind)

WSW veering WNW or NW p.m., 6 or 7, decreasing 5 or 6 later in the night.

State of sea)

Moderate or rough, becoming moderate later.

Weather)

Mainly isolated showers but with patchy rain for a time this afternoon.

Visibility)

Good, occasionally moderate.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 5°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Tomorrow

Warnings)

Strong winds at first.

Wind)

WNW or NW 5 or 6 backing W or WNW 4 or 5 during the afternoon, then S or SW 3 or 4 overnight.

State of sea)

Moderate becoming smooth or slight.

Weather)

Slight risk isolated showers by day. Increasing risk showers / occasional rain overnight.

Visibility)

Mainly good, occasionally moderate later..

Temperature

Min. air temperature 5°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Warnings)

Strong winds later.

Wind)

S or SW backing E or SE, 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6 later.

State of sea)

Smooth or slight becoming slight or moderate.

Weather)

Occasional rain or showers, dying out later.

Visibility)

Moderate or good.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Friday, 12 February 2016

Warnings)

Strong winds

Wind)

E or SE 5 or 6, decreasing 4 or 5.

State of sea)

Mainly moderate.

Weather)

Mainly fair.

Visibility)

Moderate or good.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 6°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Saturday, 13 February 2016

Warnings)

Strong winds.

Wind)

E or SE veering W or SW 4 or 5, possibly decreasing 3 or 4.

State of sea)

Slight or moderate.

Weather)

Fair at first, then a risk of rain edging in from the south-west.

Visibility)

Moderate or good.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 0°C and max. air temperature 6°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

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