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Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office. .

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office.

STRONG WIND WARNING

At the time of issue there was a Strong Wind Warning in force for the Channel Islands Area.

Summary

Fair periods.

General Situation

At 7 p.m. low, 1004 mb, 100 miles southwest of Ireland, expected to move northeast and slowly fill, with associated weak fronts crossing the area on Sunday.

Forecast from 1am Sunday to 1am Monday.

  • Forecast: Isolated showers, dying out later. Risk of mist patches.
  • Wind: Southwest 4 to 5 increasing 5 to 6 before dawn, veering westerly late afternoon and decreasing 4 to 5 later.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good, perhaps locally poor.
  • Sea State: Slight to moderate, becoming moderate to rather rough by midday, locally rough.
  • Sea Swell: Becoming 3 to 6 feet.
  • Sea Temp: 19

Outlook from 1am Monday to 1am Tuesday.

  • Forecast: Fair.
  • Wind: West to northwest 4 to 5, decreasing 3 to 4 in the morning.
  • Visibility: Good.
  • Sea State: Moderate, locally rather rough at first, becoming mainly slight, with a low swell.