coastal reports and sea crossings forecast

Coastal Reports At 5 Am Monday 26 January 2015
Malin Head Automatic West, 27 Knots, Gust 37 Knots, Rain Shower, 2 Miles, 1019, Rising Slowly
Buoy M5 Report Not Available, , The Visibility At Tuskar Lighthouse Is Greater Than 10 Miles, ,
Roche's Pt Automatic Northwest, 12 Knots, Fair, 12 Miles, 1025, Rising Slowly
Valentia Automatic Northwest, 07 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1027, Rising Slowly
Belmullet Automatic West, 17 Knots, Rain Shower, 4 Miles, 1023, Rising Slowly
Dublin Airport West, 11 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1022, Rising Slowly
Buoy M1 53o 8'N, 11o 12'W Report Not Available
Buoy M2 53o 29'N, 5o 26'W West-Northwest, 21 Knots, Wave Ht 1.1 M, 1022, Rising Slowly
Buoy M3 51o 13'N, 10o 33'W North-Northwest, 18 Knots, Wave Ht 3.4 M, 1027, Steady
Buoy M4 55o 0'N 10o 0'W West-Northwest, 22 Knots, Gust 32 Knots, Wave Ht Not Available, Pressure Data Not Available, Pressure Tendency Not Available
Buoy M5 51o 41'N 6o 42'W Report Not Available
Buoy M6 53o 4'N 15o 56'W Report Not Available
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes
Sea Crossings State of sea until 0600 Wednesday 28 January 2015
Dublin - Holyhead Moderate
Rosslare - South Wales Moderate
Cork - South Wales Moderate
Rosslare - France Moderate or rough
Cork - France Moderate or rough

Sea Area Forecast until 0600 Tuesday 27 January 2015 Issued at 0600 Monday 26 January 2015

Meteorological situation at 4am: A cool Northwesterly airstream over Ireland will ease and back Westerly as a ridge of high pressure builds from the South tonight.

Forecast for coasts from Slyne Head to Malin Head to Carlingford Lough and for the North Irish Sea

Wind: West to Northwest force 5 to 7, moderating force 5 or 6 later today and further moderating West to Southwest force 4 or 5 tonight.

Weather: Scattered showers.

Visibility: Good except in showers.

Forecast for coasts from Carlingford Lough to Roches Point to Slyne Head and for the South Irish Sea

Wind: Northwest force 5 or 6, moderating force 4 or 5 this afternoon and evening and backing Westerly force 3 to 5 tonight.

Weather: Isolated showers.

Visibility: Mainly good.

Warning of heavy swell: developing on Northwestern coasts.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600 Wednesday 28th January 2015:

Strong to gale force West to Southwest winds developing with occasional rain or drizzle.