Coastal Reports And Sea Crossings Forecast

COASTAL REPORTS At 05:00 Sunday 29 November 2015
Malin Head Automatic West-Southwest, 19 Knots, Mod drizzle, 4 Miles, 991, Falling slowly
Dublin Airport Southwest, 16 Knots, Gust 27 Knots, Recent rain, 10 Miles, 999, Falling
Buoy M5 51 41'N 6 42'W West-Southwest, 28 Knots, Gust 46 Knots, Wave ht: 4.4 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1005, Falling slowly
Roches Point Automatic West-Southwest, 27 Knots, Gust 40 Knots, Mist, 4 Miles, 1005, Falling slowly
Sherkin Island Automatic West-Southwest, 30 Knots, Gust 43 Knots, Mist, 3 Miles, 1007, Falling slowly
Valentia Automatic Southwest, 25 Knots, Gust 41 Knots, Mist, 4 Miles, 1005, Falling slowly
Mace Head Automatic West-Southwest, 39 Knots, Gust 55 Knots, Recent rain, 3 Miles, 997, Falling
Belmullet Automatic West-Southwest, 28 Knots, Gust 42 Knots, Recent drizzle, 4 Miles, 994, Falling rapidly
Buoy M2 53 29'N, 5 26'W West-Southwest, 24 Knots, Gust 35 Knots, Wave ht: 2 m, 999, Falling slowly
Buoy M3 51 13'N, 10 33'W West-Southwest, 30 Knots, Gust 40 Knots, Wave ht: 7.7 m, 1007, Falling
Buoy M4 55 0'N 10 0'W Southwest, 23 Knots, Gust 36 Knots, Wave height not available, 990, Falling rapidly
Buoy M6 53 4'N 15 56'W West-Southwest, 40 Knots, Gust 55 Knots, Wave ht: 8.1 m, 997, Falling
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes

SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST State of sea until Tuesday 1 December 2015 at 06:00 hours
Dublin - Holyhead Rough or very rough.
Rosslare - South Wales Rough or very rough.
Cork - South Wales Rough or very rough.
Rosslare - France Very rough, occasionally high.
Cork - France Very rough, occasionally high.

Sea Area Forecast until 0600 Monday 30 November 2015 Issued at 0600 Sunday 29 November 2015

Meteorological situation at 0300 A strong, unstable westerly airstream extends over Ireland as deepening wave-depression Clodagh 1000km west of Donegal Bay moves quickly in an eastwards trajectory.

Forecast for all coasts of Ireland and for the Irish Sea

Wind: West to southwest force 7 to gale force 8, increasing gale 8 to storm force 10 this morning, veering west to northwest during the day gale force 8 to strong gale force 9, backing west to southwest this evening and tonight and moderating force 4 to 5

Weather: Rain or showers.

Visibility: Generally good, but locally poor in rain.

Warning of heavy swell: along Atlantic coasts.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600 Tuesday December 01 2015:
Strong to gale force southwesterly winds will develop along the Munster and Connacht coasts during Monday.

Gale Warning: West to southwest gales, later west to northwest, will reach strong gale force or storm force during today.

Small Craft Warning: Refer to gale warning.