Weather - Shipping

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office.

Summary

Rain at times.

General Situation

At 7am, a front over the mouth of the Channel was moving slowly east to clear the area tonight.

Forecast from 1pm Wednesday to 1pm Thursday.

  • Forecast: Outbreaks of rain, clearing to fair early evening. Risk of fog patches near French coasts Thursday morning.
  • Wind: Southeast to south 4 or 5, veering southwest early evening and decreasing 2 to 4, backing south to southeast again by morning.
  • Visibility: Good, locally moderate to poor in rain.
  • Sea State: Slight, locally moderate in the north in the at first.
  • Sea Swell: 2 feet increasing 3 to 6 feet after midnight.
  • Sea Temp: 12

Outlook from 1pm Thursday to 1pm Friday.

  • Forecast: Fair, risk of a shower Friday morning, also fog patches near French coasts.
  • Wind: Easterly 2 or 4, becoming variable on Friday.
  • Visibility: Good.
  • Sea State: Slight with a low swell.