Coastal Reports And Sea Crossings Forecast

COASTAL REPORTS At 11:00 Tuesday 24 May 2016
Malin Head Automatic East, 11 Knots, Mist, 0.8 Miles, 1024, Steady
Dublin Airport East-Northeast, 9 Knots, Fine, 32 Miles, 1023, Steady
Buoy M5 51 41'N 6 42'W East, 16 Knots, Wave ht:0.9 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1020, Steady
Roches Point Automatic East, 18 Knots, Fair, 12 Miles, 1019, Falling slowly
Sherkin Island Automatic East, 18 Knots, Fair, 14 Miles, 1018, Falling slowly
Valentia Automatic East-Southeast, 10 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1019, Falling slowly
Mace Head Automatic East-Southeast, 17 Knots, Fair, 21 Miles, 1020, Falling slowly
Belmullet Automatic East, 11 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1022, Falling slowly
Buoy M2 53 29'N, 5 26'W Northeast, 6 Knots, Wave ht:0.3 m, 1023, Falling slowly
Buoy M3 51 13'N, 10 33'W East, 17 Knots, Wave ht: 1.9 m, 1017, Falling slowly
Buoy M4 55 0'N 10 0'W Report not available
Buoy M6 53 4'N 15 56'W East, 19 Knots, Wave ht: 3.3 m, 1018, Steady
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes

SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST State of sea until Thursday 26 May 2016 at 11:00 hours
Dublin - Holyhead Slight.
Rosslare - South Wales Slight.
Cork - South Wales Slight.
Rosslare - France Moderate, occasionally rough.
Cork - France Moderate, occasionally rough.

Sea Area Forecast until 0000 Friday 27 May 2016 Issued at 0000 Thursday 26 May 2016

Meteorological Situation at 2100Ireland lies in a slack, northeasterly airstream while a weak frontal trough extends westwards across the north Irish Sea.

Forecast for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea

Wind: Mainly northeast to north force 2 to 4, but onshore sea-breezes developing during daylight hours on some western coasts.

Weather: Outbreaks of rain spreading from the north Irish Sea to affect eastern and northern coasts by morning, with a risk of fog patches developing in these areas also; elsewhere staying mainly fair.

Visibility: Good, becoming moderate, locally poor in northern and eastern areas at times.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0000 Saturday 28 May 2016:
Light to moderate, mainly northeasterly winds but onshore sea-breezes developing occasionally on western coasts during daytime; scattered outbreaks of rain, with a risk of fog patches in eastern areas.

Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operation

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