Weather - Shipping

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office. .

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office.

GALE WARNING

At the time of issue there were Gale Warnings in force for Sea Areas Wight, Portland, and Plymouth.

STRONG WIND WARNING

At the time of issue there was a Strong Wind Warning in force for the Channel Islands Area.

Summary

Drizzle at times.

General Situation

at midnight, high, 1038mb over SE France, expected to decline. A weak warm front over the Channel was moving east.

Forecast from 7am Monday to 7am Tuesday.

  • Forecast: Occasional rain or drizzle.
  • Wind: Southwest 5 to 6, locally 7 mid- Channel.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good, occasionally poor.
  • Sea State: Moderate to rather rough in the south, rough in the north.
  • Sea Swell: Confused. Total waves 7 to 10 feet in the north.
  • Sea Temp: 11

Outlook from 7am Tuesday to 7am Wednesday.

  • Forecast: Rain and drizzle overnight.
  • Wind: Southwest 5 to 6, locally 7 mid- Channel.
  • Visibility: Good becoming moderate to poor overnight.
  • Sea State: Moderate to rather rough in the south, rough in the north.