Weather - Shipping

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office. .

Shipping forecast from the Jersey Met. Office.

Summary

Sunny periods. Isolated thundery showers overnight.

General Situation

At 1p.m. a filling low, 999mb, slow moving 150 miles northwest of Iberia maintained a slack easterly flow over the Channel.

Forecast from 7pm Friday to 7pm Saturday.

  • Forecast: Isolated showers or thunderstorms. Early morning mist or fog patches near French coasts.
  • Wind: East to northeast 2 to 3, locally 4 at first, becoming variable around dawn then northerly late afternoon.
  • Visibility: Good, becoming locally moderate and very poor in fog.
  • Sea State: Smooth or slight.
  • Sea Swell: Not significant.
  • Sea Temp: 19

Outlook from 7pm Saturday to 7pm Sunday.

  • Forecast: Fair. Isolated showers. Perhaps some early morning mist or fog patches near French coasts.
  • Wind: North 3 to 4, soon veering northeast, increasing mainly 4 after midnight, locally 5 at times.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good. Perhaps locally very poor.
  • Sea State: Slight, becoming moderate in the north and west after midnight.