|COASTAL REPORTS||At 12:00 Wednesday 10 February 2016|
|Malin Head Automatic||Northwest, 14 Knots, Cloudy, 10 Miles, 998, Rising slowly|
|Dublin Airport||West, 10 Knots, Fine, 13 Miles, 1000, Rising slowly|
|Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W||Report not available|
|Roches Point Automatic||Northwest, 11 Knots, Cloudy, 18 Miles, 1002, Rising slowly|
|Sherkin Island Automatic||Northwest, 16 Knots, Cloudy, 18 Miles, 1003, Rising slowly|
|Valentia Automatic||West, 9 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1003, Rising slowly|
|Mace Head Automatic||West, 3 Knots, Fair, 7 Miles, 1001, Rising slowly|
|Belmullet Automatic||South-Southeast, 5 Knots, Rain shower, 6 Miles, 1001, Rising slowly|
|Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W||Northwest, 14 Knots, Wave ht: 1.4 m, 999, Rising slowly|
|Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W||Report not available|
|Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W||West-Northwest, 9 Knots, Wave height not available, Pressure not available, Pressure tendency not available|
|Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W||Wind data not available, Wave ht: 5.9 m, 1000, Steady|
|Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes|
|SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST||State of sea until Friday 12 February 2016 at 12:00 hours|
|Dublin - Holyhead||Moderate decreasing slight this afternoon|
|Rosslare - South Wales||Moderate|
|Cork - South Wales||Moderate|
|Rosslare - France||Mostly rough, decreasing moderate to rough on Thursday|
|Cork - France||Mostly rough, decreasing moderate to rough on Thursday|
Meteorological situation at 0900 A moderate west to northwest airflow covers Ireland and is slackening. Occluded frontal troughs will cross the country during the course of today and tonight.
Wind: Northwest to west force 3 or 4, backing west tonight. Becoming variable during Thursday morning force 3 or less.
Wind: Northwest to west force 4 or 5, occasionally force 6. Backing west to southwest tonight.
Wind: Northwest to west force 3 or 4, becoming cyclonic variable force 3 or less for a time this evening. Becoming north to northwest tonight force 3 or 4 and variable force 3 or less again in the morning.
Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200 Friday 12 February 2016:
Light to moderate, west to southwest or variable winds. Becoming southeast or easterly on Thursday evening and increasing moderate, later fresh in western areas. Isolated showers in most areas, but rain or drizzle at times in southern areas.
Weather for all Irish coastal waters and for the Irish Sea:
Occasional showers, rain or drizzle in southwestern and western areas. Isolated showers elsewhere.
Visibility for all Irish coastal waters and for the Irish Sea: Moderate to poor in drizzle, rain or showers, otherwise good.
Warning of heavy swell: NIL
Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operationSmall Craft Warning: There is no small craft warning in operation