Weather - Shipping

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 or sunny periods

General Situation

At 6 a.m., high 1033mb, over eastern Europe extended a ridge toward Scotland.

Forecast from 1pm Sunday to 1pm Monday.

  • Forecast: Risk of mist patches near the French coast Monday morning.
  • Wind: Easterly 4 to 5, locally 6 with gusts to 35kt in the north until late afternoon, veering southeast overnight and decreasing 3 to 4.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good, perhaps poor Monday morning.
  • Sea State: Slight to moderate.
  • Sea Swell: Not significant.
  • Sea Temp: 11

Outlook from 1pm Monday to 1pm Tuesday.

  • Forecast: Risk of mist or fog patches near the French coast Tuesday morning.
  • Wind: Southeast 3 to 4, perhaps occasionally 5 until evening, veering southerly overnight.
  • Visibility: Moderate to good, locally poor or very poor in any mist or fog.
  • Sea State: Slight to moderate.