Coastal Reports And Sea Crossings Forecast

COASTAL REPORTS At 22:00 Saturday 27 August 2016
Malin Head Automatic East, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 14 Miles, 1014, Steady
Dublin Airport North-Northeast, 7 Knots, Cloudy, 10 Miles, 1012, Falling slowly
Buoy M5 51 41'N 6 42'W East-Southeast, 5 Knots, Wave ht:0.5 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1010, Falling slowly
Roches Point Automatic East, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 10 Miles, 1009, Falling slowly
Sherkin Island Automatic Northeast, 14 Knots, Rain shower, 2 Miles, 1008, Steady
Valentia Automatic Northeast, 2 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1009, Rising slowly
Mace Head Automatic East-Northeast, 13 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1011, Rising slowly
Belmullet Automatic North-Northeast, 9 Knots, Recent drizzle, 9 Miles, 1013, Steady
Buoy M2 53 29'N, 5 26'W North-Northeast, 8 Knots, Wave ht:0.5 m, 1011, Falling slowly
Buoy M3 51 13'N, 10 33'W Northeast, 17 Knots, Wave ht: 3.3 m, 1007, Rising slowly
Buoy M4 55 0'N 10 0'W North-Northeast, 13 Knots, Wave height not available, 1014, Steady
Buoy M6 53 4'N 15 56'W Northeast, 6 Knots, Wave ht: 2.1 m, 1015, Rising
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes

SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST State of sea until Monday 29 August 2016 at 23:00 hours
Dublin - Holyhead Moderate to slight
Rosslare - South Wales Moderate to slight
Cork - South Wales Moderate to slight
Rosslare - France Moderate to slight
Cork - France Moderate to slight

Sea Area Forecast until 0000 Monday 29 August 2016 Issued at 0000 Sunday 28 August 2016

Meteorological Situation at 2100A depression of 1007 hPa located 200km south of Roches Point continues to track eastwards towards Britain as a northerly airflow develops over Ireland.

Forecast for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea

Wind: Northerly force 4 to 5, but variable force 2 or 3 along the south coast and in the Irish Sea at first. Becoming north to northwest force 3 or 4 during the day.

Weather: Showers, dying out later

Visibility: Generally, good apart from showers.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0000 Tuesday 30 August 2016:
Light variable winds tomorrow night will become moderate southerly during Monday.

Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operation

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