Weather - Shipping

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office.

Summary

Sunny intervals.

General Situation

At 1 p.m. a weak ridge over Biscay and France expected to decline as low, 1005mb, drifts southeast to be over Scotland by Friday.

Forecast from 7pm Thursday to 7pm Friday.

  • Forecast: Mainly fair. Risk of shower in the west by late afternoon.
  • Wind: West to southwest 3 to 4, backing southerly 2 to 3 by midday, locally variable 1 or 2 Jersey southwards in the afternoon.
  • Visibility: Good.
  • Sea State: Slight, becoming smooth or slight.
  • Sea Swell: Not significant.
  • Sea Temp: 19

Outlook from 7pm Friday to 7pm Saturday.

  • Forecast: Scattered showers from mid-evening, becoming isolated by mid-morning.
  • Wind: Southerly or variable 1 to 3 becoming south 4 occasionally 5 overnight, veering west to northwest 4 to 5 by evening.
  • Visibility: Good, locally moderate to poor in showers.
  • Sea State: Smooth or slight increasing slight, perhaps moderate later.