|Coastal Reports||At 12 Noon Wednesday 1 October 2014|
|Malin Head Automatic||West, 16 Knots, Fair, 11 Miles, 1022, Rising|
|Buoy M5||Report Not Available, , The Visibility At Tuskar Lighthouse Is Greater Than 10 Miles, ,|
|Roche's Pt Automatic||North-Northwest, 12 Knots, Fair, 15 Miles, 1025, Rising|
|Valentia Automatic||North-Northwest, 07 Knots, Cloudy, 10 Miles, 1026, Rising|
|Belmullet Automatic||West, 12 Knots, Fair, 11 Miles, 1024, Rising|
|Dublin Airport||West-Northwest, 12 Knots, Cloudy, 18 Miles, 1024, Rising|
|Buoy M1 53o 8'N, 11o 12'W||Report Not Available|
|Buoy M2 53o 29'N, 5o 26'W||Northwest, 13 Knots, Wave Ht 0.8 M, 1024, Rising|
|Buoy M3 51o 13'N, 10o 33'W||North-Northwest, 14 Knots, Wave Ht 3 M, 1027, Rising|
|Buoy M4 55o 0'N 10o 0'W||West, 18 Knots, Wave Ht 4.2 M, 1022, Rising|
|Buoy M5 51o 41'N 6o 42'W||Report Not Available|
|Buoy M6 53o 4'N 15o 56'W||West-Southwest, 23 Knots, Wave Ht 05.3 M, 1025, Rising Slowly|
|Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes|
|Sea Crossings||State of sea until 1200 Friday 03 October 2014|
|Dublin - Holyhead||Slight, increasing to moderate later tomorrow and later rough.|
|Rosslare - South Wales||Slight to moderate, increasing to mostly moderate.|
|Cork - South Wales||Slight to moderate, increasing to mostly moderate.|
|Rosslare - France||Moderate, increasing to rough, occasionally very rough.|
|Cork - France||Moderate, increasing to rough, occasionally very rough.|
Meteorological situation at 1200: A ridge of high pressure continues to build across Ireland from the southwest, as a weak cold front clears away southeastwards.
Wind: Mainly northwesterly, force 3 or 4, decreasing variable, force 3 or less, early tonight, increasing southerly force 4 or 5 overnight in the southwest, later increasing southerly, force 4 to 6, strongest in the southwest.
Wind: Westerly, force 4 or 5, locally force 6 at times in the northwest, gradually backing southerly and increasing force 4 to 6 overnight, further increasing force 6 or 7 later, with a risk of gales in the northwest.
Weather for all sea areas: Patchy light rain or drizzle at first in the south and east. Otherwise fair weather.
Visibility for all sea areas : Mostly good.
Warning of heavy swell: developing on southwest, west and on northern coasts.
Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200 Friday 03 October 2014: Strong to gale force southerly winds extending to all sea areas, decreasing mostly moderate southwesterly on Friday morning in the southwest, west and north, but fresh to strong or near gale force southerly elsewhere. Patches of mist and drizzle developing tomorrow on some Atlantic coasts. Heavy rain will spread from the northwest Thursday night and Friday, with a risk of fog.