Coastal Reports And Sea Crossings Forecast

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

Sea Area Forecast until 2400 Thursday 11 February 2016 Issued at 2400 Wednesday 10 February 2016

Meteorological situation at 2100 A shallow depression of 1001hpa lies close to the Kerry coast as a westerly airflow extends over Ireland.

Forecast for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea

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 operation

Small Craft Warning: There is no small craft warning in operation