coastal reports and sea crossings forecast

Coastal Reports at 12 Noon Monday, 01 September 2014
Malin Head Automatic West, 11 Knots, Cloudy, 7 Miles, 1020, Rising slowly
Dublin Airport Northwest, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 16 Miles, 1022, Rising slowly
Buoy M5 51º 41'N 6º 42'W Wind Direction Not available, Wind Speed Not available Knots, Wave height not available, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, Pressure not available, Pressure tendency not available
Roches Point Automatic North-Northwest, 8 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1023, Rising slowly
Sherkin Island Automatic West-Southwest, 3 Knots, Mist, 4 Miles, 1023, Rising slowly
Valentia Automatic Northwest, 4 Knots, Cloudy, 9 Miles, 1023, Rising slowly
Mace Head Automatic West-Northwest, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 9 Miles, 1022, Rising slowly
Belmullet Automatic West, 10 Knots, Cloudy, 7 Miles, 1022, Rising slowly
Buoy M1 53º 8'N, 11º 12'W Report not available
Buoy M2 53º 29'N, 5º 26'W Wind Direction Not available, Wind Speed Not available Knots, Wave ht:0.4 m, 1021, Rising slowly
Buoy M3 51º 13'N, 10º 33'W Northwest, 8 Knots, Wave ht: 3.3 m, 1023, Rising slowly
Buoy M4 55º 0'N 10º 0'W West-Southwest, 10 Knots, Wave ht: 4.5 m, 1020, Rising slowly
Buoy M6 53º 4'N 15º 56'W West, Windspeed Not Available, , Wave ht: 5.6 m, 1021, Rising slowly
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes
Sea Crossings State of sea until 1200 Wednesday 03 September 2014
Dublin - Holyhead Slight
Rosslare - South Wales Slight
Cork - South Wales Moderate to rough
Rosslare - France Moderate
Cork - France Moderate to rough

Sea Area Forecast until 1200 Tuesday 2 September 2014 Issued at 1200 Monday 1 September 2014

Meteorological Situation at 0900: A slackening mild southwest airflow covers Ireland. A ridge of high pressure builds from the south and west.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Slyne Head to Malin Head to Belfast Lough

Wind: Southwest force 3 to 4.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Belfast Lough to Roche's Point to Slyne Head and for the Irish Sea

Wind: Variable mainly southwest force 1 to 3.

Weather for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Isolated spots of drizzle, but mainly fair.

Visibility for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Moderate to good.

Warning of heavy swell: on northwest coasts.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200 Wednesday, 3 September 2014 : : Light variable mainly southerly winds. A risk of fog on some south coasts, but generally fair.