Coastal Reports And Sea Crossings Forecast

COASTAL REPORTS At 22:00 Friday 29 July 2016
Malin Head Automatic West, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1014, Steady
Dublin Airport North, 2 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1014, Rising slowly
Buoy M5 51 41'N 6 42'W Southwest, 3 Knots, Wave ht:0.9 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1015, Rising slowly
Roches Point Automatic Northwest, 11 Knots, Fair, 21 Miles, 1015, Rising slowly
Sherkin Island Automatic North, 4 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1015, Rising slowly
Valentia Automatic Northwest, 7 Knots, Cloudy, 24 Miles, 1016, Rising slowly
Mace Head Automatic Northwest, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1016, Rising slowly
Belmullet Automatic West-Northwest, 6 Knots, Cloudy, 18 Miles, 1016, Rising slowly
Buoy M2 53 29'N, 5 26'W North, 7 Knots, Wave ht:0.9 m, 1014, Rising slowly
Buoy M3 51 13'N, 10 33'W North-Northwest, 13 Knots, Wave ht: 1.6 m, 1016, Rising slowly
Buoy M4 55 0'N 10 0'W West-Northwest, 14 Knots, Wave height not available, 1015, Steady
Buoy M6 53 4'N 15 56'W West-Northwest, 11 Knots, Wave ht: 1.7 m, 1018, Rising slowly
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes

SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST State of sea until Sunday 31 July 2016 at 23:00 hours
Dublin - Holyhead Slight.
Rosslare - South Wales Slight.
Cork - South Wales Slight.
Rosslare - France Mainly slight.
Cork - France Mainly slight.

Sea Area Forecast until 0000 Sunday 31 July 2016 Issued at 0000 Saturday 30 July 2016

Meteorological Situation at 2100A mostly moderate northwest airflow covers Ireland with low pressure centred over the Norwegian Sea.

Forecast for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea

Wind: Northwest to west mainly force 3 or 4, occasionally force 5 in the northeast and in the southwest. Becoming variable force 2 to 4 Saturday afternoon in the east and on the south Irish Sea

Weather: Fair to cloudy. Well scattered showers, mainly in the north and west.

Visibility: Good.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0000 Monday 1 August 2016:
Moderate, locally fresh, northwest winds backing westerly. Continuing mainly fair apart from isolated showers.

Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operation

Small Craft Warning: There is no small craft warning in operation