Weather - Shipping

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office. .

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office.


Sunny periods.

General Situation

At 7 a.m. slack pressure persists over Biscay and the Channel. Low pressure expected to develop over France during Saturday.

Forecast from 1pm Friday to 1pm Saturday.

  • Forecast: Isolated thundery showers mainly near the French coast this afternoon and evening. Mist and fog patches, becoming more widespread overnight, becoming patchy again Saturday morning.
  • Wind: Mainly northwesterly 2 to 4, locally variable or northeasterly 1 to 2 in the north of the area, becoming northerly 2 to 3 Saturday morning.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good , locally poor to very poor.
  • Sea State: Smooth or slight.
  • Sea Swell: Not significant.
  • Sea Temp: 13

Outlook from 1pm Saturday to 1pm Sunday.

  • Forecast: Some mist or fog patches on Saturday, clearing to fair periods.
  • Wind: Northerly 2 to 3, increasing 3 to 4 in the afternoon.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good, locally poor to very poor on Saturday.
  • Sea State: Slight.