Current shipping forecast
Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 at 10:45pm by Ronaldsway Met Office
High pressure continues to cover central Europe, with low pressure in the Atlantic as a waving frontal system affecting southern Britain.
South or south-southwest force 4 or 5, decreasing 3 or 4 tonight, before veering west or southwest Thursday morning. Becoming variable or south 3 or less Thursday afternoon, then settling south or southwest 4 or 5 during the evening.
State of Sea
Mainly moderate, becoming slight Thursday morning, then slight or moderate Thursday evening.
Areas of mist with fog patches, then rain moving across the south and east of the area early tomorrow morning, followed by further mist and some occasional rain and drizzle Thursday evening.
Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor in fog.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
South or southwest force 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 overnight into Friday, before decreasing 5 or 6 Friday afternoon.
State of Sea
Slight or moderate, becoming moderate Thursday night but occasionally rough in the west of the area Friday morning.
Occasional rain and drizzle with areas of mist and perhaps some fog patches, then becoming mainly fair Friday evening.
Moderate or poor, perhaps occasionally very poor, then becoming mostly good later.
Yesterday 11:13pm (1.9m)
Today 5:28am (5.8m)
Today 11:58am (2.1m)
Today 5:53pm (5.8m)
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)