|COASTAL REPORTS||At 23:00 Wednesday 10 February 2016|
|Malin Head Automatic||Southwest, 10 Knots, Fair, 14 Miles, 1001, Steady|
|Dublin Airport||West-Southwest, 6 Knots, Fair, 9 Miles, 1003, Steady|
|Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W||Report not available|
|Roches Point Automatic||West-Northwest, 3 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1004, Steady|
|Sherkin Island Automatic||West, 10 Knots, Rain shower, 18 Miles, 1004, Steady|
|Valentia Automatic||South-Southeast, 6 Knots, ?, ?, 1003, Falling slowly|
|Mace Head Automatic||South, 11 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1001, Falling slowly|
|Belmullet Automatic||East-Northeast, 2 Knots, Mist, 2 Miles, 1002, Steady|
|Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W||West, 9 Knots, Wave ht:0.6 m, 1002, Steady|
|Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W||Report not available|
|Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W||Report not available|
|Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W||Wind data not available, Wave ht: 3.8 m, 1004, Rising slowly|
|Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes|
|SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST||State of sea until Friday 12 February 2016 at 00:00 hours|
|Dublin - Holyhead||Moderate|
|Rosslare - South Wales||Moderate|
|Cork - South Wales||Moderate|
|Rosslare - France||Moderate|
|Cork - France||Moderate|
Meteorological situation at 2100 A shallow depression of 1001hpa lies close to the Kerry coast as a westerly airflow extends over Ireland.
Wind: Westerly force 3 or 4, locally force 5 along southern coasts for the first half of the night, becoming variable force 2 to 4 later tonight and during tomorrow, becoming easterly force 3 or4 by this time tomorrow.
Weather: Occasional showers.
Visibility: Generally good.
Warning of heavy swell: Nil
Outlook for a further 24 hours until 2400 Friday 12 February 2016:
Moderate easterly winds will slowly freshen during Friday and gradually back southeasterly.
Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operationSmall Craft Warning: There is no small craft warning in operation