Coastal Reports And Sea Crossings Forecast

COASTAL REPORTS At 16:00 Sunday 4 October 2015
Malin Head Automatic Southeast, 13 Knots, Fair, 9 Miles, 1008, Falling slowly
Dublin Airport East-Southeast, 12 Knots, Cloudy, 13 Miles, 1009, Falling slowly
Buoy M5 51 41'N 6 42'W East-Southeast, 16 Knots, Wave ht: 1.3 m, The visibility at Tuskar is 8 Miles, 1006, Falling
Roches Point Automatic East-Southeast, 13 Knots, Cloudy, 8 Miles, 1004, Falling
Sherkin Island Automatic East-Southeast, 18 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1002, Falling
Valentia Automatic East-Southeast, 8 Knots, Cloudy, 16 Miles, 1002, Falling
Mace Head Automatic East, 16 Knots, Gust 27 Knots, Cloudy, 10 Miles, 1004, Falling
Belmullet Automatic East-Southeast, 13 Knots, Cloudy, 8 Miles, 1004, Falling
Buoy M2 53 29'N, 5 26'W East-Southeast, 11 Knots, Wave ht:0.5 m, 1009, Falling
Buoy M3 51 13'N, 10 33'W Southeast, 17 Knots, Wave ht: 1.7 m, 1001, Falling
Buoy M4 55 0'N 10 0'W Southeast, 21 Knots, Wave height not available, 1006, Falling slowly
Buoy M6 53 4'N 15 56'W South-Southeast, 17 Knots, Wave ht: 2.1 m, 998, Falling slowly
Disclaimer: buoy locations are approximate and are not for navigational purposes

SEA CROSSINGS FORECAST State of sea until Tuesday 6 October 2015 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.

Sea Area Forecast until 1800 Monday 05 October 2015 Issued at 1800 Sunday 04 October 2015

Meteorological situation at 1500 A southeasterly airflow is strengthening as an anticyclone declines and drifts towards Scandinavia, allowing frontal troughs to approach from the south.

Forecast for coasts from Belfast Lough to Hook Head to Mizen Head and the Irish Sea

Wind: East to southeast force 5 to 6, increasing force 6 to 7 this evening and tonight. Veering southerly overnight and during tomorrow force 4 to 6.

Forecast for coasts from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Belfast Lough

Wind: Southeast force 4 to 5, gradually veering southerly overnight and during tomorrow.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1800 Tuesday 06 October 2015:
Southerly winds will moderate on Monday night; strong north-westerly winds will develop during Tuesday along western coasts.

Weather for all coasts:
Rain developing overnight, showers tomorrow.

Visibility for all coasts: Moderate in rain /showers.

Gale Warning: There is no gale warning in operation

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