coastal reports and sea crossings forecast

Coastal Reports At 11 Pm Saturday 22 November 2014
Malin Head Automatic West, 13 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1014, Rising Slowly
Buoy M5 Report Not Available, , The Visibility At Tuskar Lighthouse Is Greater Than 10 Miles, ,
Roche's Pt Automatic North-Northwest, 05 Knots, Fair, 8 Miles, 1019, Rising Slowly
Valentia Automatic East, 01 Knot, Fair, 9 Miles, 1019, Rising Slowly
Belmullet Automatic West, 07 Knots, Fair, 13 Miles, 1016, Rising Slowly
Dublin Airport West-Southwest, 07 Knots, Cloudy, 16 Miles, 1017, Rising
Buoy M2 53o 29'N, 5o 26'W West-Northwest, 15 Knots, Wave Ht 0.8 M, 1016, Rising Slowly
Buoy M3 51o 13'N, 10o 33'W Report Not Available
Buoy M4 55o 0'N 10o 0'W West-Northwest, 16 Knots, Wave Ht 4 M, 1015, Rising Slowly
Buoy M5 51o 41'N 6o 42'W Report Not Available
Buoy M6 53o 4'N 15o 56'W Wind Direction Not Available, Wind Speed Not Available, Wave Ht 03.8 M, 1020, Rising Slowly
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes
Sea Crossings State of sea until 2400 Monday 24 November 2014
Dublin - Holyhead Slight
Rosslare - South Wales Moderate, decreasing to slight
Cork - South Wales Moderate, decreasing to slight
Rosslare - France Moderate to rough, decreasing to moderate
Cork - France Moderate to rough, decreasing to moderate

Sea Area Forecast until 2400 Sunday 23 November 2014 Issued at 2400 Saturday 22 November 2014

Meteorological situation at 2100: A mostly moderate westerly airflow covers Ireland, as a ridge of high pressure builds from the southwest.

Forecast for coasts from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Mizen Head and for the Irish Sea

Wind: West to northwest force 3 or 4.

Forecast for coasts from Mizen Head to Slyne Head to Fair Head

Wind: Westerly force 4 or 5, backing southwest to south force 5 or 6 Sunday evening.

Weather for all Irish Coastal waters and for the Irish Sea: Occasional showers in Atlantic coastal areas. Otherwise fair.

Visibility for all Irish Coastal waters and for the Irish Sea: Moderate in showers, otherwise good.

Warning of heavy swell: Nil

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 2400 Monday 24 November 2014: Fresh to strong southerly winds in the west, veering westerly on Monday and moderating. Winds elsewhere mostly moderate westerly or variable, backing southwest to south. Mainly fair for weather but rain and drizzle developing on Monday on Atlantic coasts.