|COASTAL REPORTS||At 16:00 Sunday 1 May 2016|
|Malin Head Automatic||South, 19 Knots, Recent drizzle, 24 Miles, 1013, Falling|
|Dublin Airport||Southwest, 17 Knots, Gust 27 Knots, Cloudy, 21 Miles, 1018, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W||Southwest, 16 Knots, Wave ht: 1.3 m, The Visibility at Tuskar is less than half a Mile, 1022, Steady|
|Roches Point Automatic||South-Southwest, 14 Knots, Mist, 2 Miles, 1021, Steady|
|Sherkin Island Automatic||West-Southwest, 19 Knots, Cloudy, 5 Miles, 1022, Falling slowly|
|Valentia Automatic||South-Southwest, 17 Knots, Fair, 7 Miles, 1020, Falling slowly|
|Mace Head Automatic||South-Southwest, 22 Knots, Mist, 3 Miles, 1016, Falling slowly|
|Belmullet Automatic||South-Southwest, 28 Knots, Gust 38 Knots, Mist, 4 Miles, 1013, Falling slowly|
|Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W||South, 15 Knots, Wave ht: 1.7 m, 1019, Falling slowly|
|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||Southwest, 26 Knots, Gust 35 Knots, Wave ht: 4.1 m, 1009, Falling slowly|
|Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes|
|SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST||State of sea until Tuesday 3 May 2016 at 17:00 hours|
|Dublin - Holyhead||Moderate to rough|
|Rosslare - South Wales||Moderate to rough|
|Cork - South Wales||Moderate to rough|
|Rosslare - France||Moderate to rough|
|Cork - France||Moderate to rough|
Meteorological situation at 2100 Warm sector conditions prevail over Ireland in a strengthening southwesterly airflow. A cold front along the west coast will track eastwards tonight followed by an unstable westerly airflow.
Wind: South to southwest force 5 to 6, increasing force 6 or 7 overnight. Veering westerly tomorrow morning force 5 to 6.
Wind: South to southwest force 6 or 7, veering westerly overnight. Decreasing force 5 or 6 Monday evening.
Outlook for a further 24 hours until 2400 Tuesday 03 May 2016:
Fresh westerly winds backing southerly and increasing strong to near gale force along Atlantic coasts. Isolated showers but rain affecting the northwest on Tuesday night.
Weather for all sea areas:
A band of rain spreading eastwards tonight and clearing tomorrow morning to scattered showers.
Visibility for all sea areas: Moderate to poor tonight. Mostly good tomorrow, but moderate to poor in showers.
Warning of heavy swell: occasionally on Atlantic coasts later on Monday.
Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operationSmall Craft Warning: South to southwest winds veering westerly later will reach force 6 or higher on all Irish coastal waters.