|COASTAL REPORTS||At 04:00 Saturday 22 October 2016|
|Malin Head Automatic||South-Southeast, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1018, Falling slowly|
|Dublin Airport||East-Southeast, 5 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1018, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W||Southeast, 11 Knots, Wave ht:0.9 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1016, Falling slowly|
|Roches Point Automatic||Southeast, 11 Knots, Cloudy, 21 Miles, 1015, Falling slowly|
|Sherkin Island Automatic||Southeast, 13 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1014, Falling slowly|
|Valentia Automatic||East, 8 Knots, Fair, 24 Miles, 1014, Falling slowly|
|Mace Head Automatic||East-Southeast, 10 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1015, Falling slowly|
|Belmullet Automatic||East, 5 Knots, Cloudy, 16 Miles, 1015, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W||Southeast, 7 Knots, Wave ht:0.3 m, 1018, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W||Southeast, 19 Knots, Wave ht: 2.5 m, 1012, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W||South-Southeast, 12 Knots, Wave ht: 2.8 m, 1016, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W||Southeast, 21 Knots, Wave ht: 3.2 m, 1007, Falling slowly|
|Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes|
|SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST||State of sea until Monday 24 October 2016 at 05:00 hours|
|Dublin - Holyhead||Slight, becoming moderate on Sunday|
|Rosslare - South Wales||Slight, becoming moderate on Saturday evening|
|Cork - South Wales||Moderate, occasionally rough on Sunday|
|Rosslare - France||Moderate, becoming rough to very rough on Sunday|
|Cork - France||Moderate, becoming rough to very rough on Saturday night.|
Meteorological Situation at 0300Between high pressure over Scandinavia and a deepening depression west of Iberia, the easterly flow over Ireland will gradually increase over the next 24 hours.
Wind: Southeast force 3 to 4, gradually increasing easterly force 4 to 5 today and occasionally reaching force 6 tonight.
Wind: Southeast force 4 to 5, increasing force 5 to 6 today and backing east. Occasionally reaching force 7 on southwest coasts later tonight.
Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600 Monday 24 October 2016:
Fresh to strong easterly winds will reach near gale force on south coasts. Mainly fair weather but rain will develop in the south later.
Weather for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea:
Visibility for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea:Generally good.
Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operationSmall Craft Warning: