|COASTAL REPORTS||At 11:00 Sunday 26 April 2015|
|Malin Head Automatic||North, 24 Knots, Recent drizzle, 10 Miles, 1012, Steady|
|Dublin Airport||Northwest, 6 Knots, Cloudy, 32 Miles, 1012, Steady|
|Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W||Northeast, 16 Knots, Wave ht: 1.7 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1012, Rising slowly|
|Roches Point Automatic||North-Northeast, 2 Knots, Fair, 24 Miles, 1013, Rising slowly|
|Sherkin Island Automatic||Northeast, 10 Knots, Fair, 24 Miles, 1013, Rising slowly|
|Valentia Automatic||North, 8 Knots, Fair, 18 Miles, 1014, Steady|
|Mace Head Automatic||Northwest, 12 Knots, Gust 26 Knots, Recent rain, 24 Miles, 1014, Steady|
|Belmullet Automatic||North-Northwest, 8 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1014, Steady|
|Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W||North-Northwest, 7 Knots, Wave ht:0.8 m, 1012, Rising slowly|
|Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W||Northeast, 11 Knots, Wave ht: 2.3 m, 1014, Rising slowly|
|Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W||North, 11 Knots, Wave height not available, 1014, Steady|
|Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W||North, 12 Knots, Wave ht: 2.7 m, 1018, Steady|
|Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes|
|SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST||State of sea until Tuesday 28 April 2015 at 11:00 hours|
|Dublin - Holyhead||Slight, increasing moderate later on Monday.|
|Rosslare - South Wales||Mostly slight, increasing moderate later on Monday|
|Cork - South Wales||Moderate at first, decreasing mostly slight, increasing moderate later on Monday.|
|Rosslare - France||Mostly moderate|
|Cork - France||Mostly moderate|
Meteorological situation at 0900 A cold, unstable light to moderate north to northwest airflow covers Ireland. Showers are extending southeastwards.
Wind: West to northwest force 3 to 5 and gusty, strongest in the north, becoming northwest to north and decreasing force 2 to 4 by this evening, becoming variable tonight, becoming westerly overnight and increasing southwest force 6 or 7 between Erris Head and Malin Head in the morning.
Wind: North to northeast force 3 or 4, becoming north to northwest this evening, continuing the same tonight, becoming westerly on Monday morning.
Wind: North to northwest force 3 or 4, backing westerly tonight and increasing force 5 or 6 overnight, further increasing force 6 or 7 on Monday morning.
Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200 Tuesday 28 April 2015:
Strong to gale force west to southwest winds on northwest and north coasts for a time. Fresh to strong west to southwest winds elsewhere, later becoming mainly westerly. Heavy or prolonged showers of rain or hail with a risk of thunder.
Weather for all sea areas:
Fair in the east and south at first. Showers extending from the northwest to all areas.
Visibility for all sea areas: Mostly good, but moderate or poor in showers.
Warning of heavy swell: Nil
Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operationSmall Craft Warning: There is no small craft warning in operation