Shipping Forecast

Issued by the Jersey Meteorological Department at 4am Friday, 19 October 2018 for the period ending 7am Sunday.


Fair periods.


At 1a.m., a belt of high pressure stretching from the Azores across Britain towards Scandinavia, maintained an east to northeasterly airflow over the Channel

Forecast from 7am Friday to 7am Saturday.

Forecast: Mainly fair, perhaps locally misty near French coast at first.

Wind: Northeast 3 to 4, locally 5 mid-Channel at times through Friday, decreasing 2 to 3, locally 4, overnight.

Visbility: Good, perhaps locally moderate to poor near French coast at first.

Sea State: Mainly slight, locally moderate at times on Friday.

Sea Swell: 2 to 5 feet, increasing 3 to 6 feet.

Sea Temperature:16°

Outlook from 7am Saturday to 7am Sunday.

Forecast: Fair.

Wind: Northeast to east 2 to 3, locally 4 at times through Saturday.

Visbility: Good.

Sea State: Slight, with a low swell.

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