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9°C sunrise 08:29
sunset 15:54

Updated at 9pm - Tonight will be dry with the cloud breaking to give some clear spells late in the night, with temperatures generally falling near to 3°C but close to freezing over the hills with a risk of ice. Windy with a strong to gale force south-easterly wind.

Thursday

Dry with lengthy sunny spells, but feeling bitterly cold in the strong to gale force southeast wind. Temperatures only reaching up to 5 or possibly 6°C at best, and remaining close to freezing over the hills with a continuing threat of icy patches.

Friday

Much of the day will be dry with some brightness at first, before it turns increasingly cloudy, bringing outbreaks of rain overnight. Still cold in the strong southeast wind with highs of 6°C once more.

Saturday

Cloudy with outbreaks of rain which will often be heavy, and very windy with a gale force southeast wind. Cold at first but turning milder throughout the day with a maximum temperature of 12°C.

Sunday

Bright with sunny spells and some scattered showers. A top temperature of 9°C with a fresh to strong southwest wind.


Shipping forecast updated as of 12 December 2018 10:53pm

Current shipping forecast

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 at 10:45pm by Ronaldsway Met Office

Warning

Gales, perhaps locally severe Gales for a time.

Synopsis

High pressure remains established over Scandinavia, with a deep area of low pressure lying to the west of the Britain and associated frontal troughs affecting Ireland.

Wind

South or Southeast 7 or gale 8, perhaps touching severe gale 9 later tonight and at first tomorrow morning, then decreasing 6 or 7 tomorrow afternoon.

State of Sea

Moderate or rough, becoming mainly rough for a time tonight and tomorrow morning.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

Soon decreasing South or Southeast 5 or 6 tomorrow night, with little change on Friday.

State of Sea

Moderate or rough, becoming moderate.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

High water
Today 2:47am (5.7m)
Low water
Today 8:47am (2.1m)
High water
Today 2:54pm (6.3m)
Low water
Today 9:36pm (1.8m)

(heights in metres above Chart Datum)


5 day shipping forecast updated as of 12 December 2018 5:20am

Yesterday

Warnings)

Strong wind /Gale

Wind)

SE 5-6 increasing 6-gale 8

State of sea)

Moderate becoming moderate or rough

Weather)

Mainly fair

Visibility)

Moderate or good, poor in any rain

Temperature

Min. air temperature 6°C and max. air temperature 9°C

Sea Temperature

10°C

Today

Warnings)

Strong wind /Gale

Wind)

SE 6-gale 8 decreasing 5-7

State of sea)

Moderate or rough

Weather)

Mainly fair

Visibility)

Moderate or good

Temperature

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

Sea Temperature

10°C

Tomorrow

Warnings)

Strong wind

Wind)

SE 5-7

State of sea)

Moderate or rough

Weather)

Mainly fair, rain developing overnight

Visibility)

Moderate or good becoming poor at times in rain

Temperature

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

Sea Temperature

10°C

Saturday, 15 December 2018

Warnings)

Gale

Wind)

S-SE 5-7 increasing 7-gale 8, veering SW 4-5 overnight

State of sea)

Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate

Weather)

Periods of rain

Visibility)

Moderate or good occasionally poor

Temperature

Min. air temperature 6°C and max. air temperature 12°C

Sea Temperature

10°C

Sunday, 16 December 2018

Warnings)

Nil

Wind)

SW 4-5

State of sea)

Slight

Weather)

Showers, frequent and heavy at first

Visibility)

Mainly good

Temperature

Min. air temperature 6°C and max. air temperature 9°C

Sea Temperature

10°C

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