Shipping Forecast

Issued by the Jersey Met at 09:00UTC Tuesday , 19 January 2021 for the period ending 12:00UTC Thursday.

WARNING

  • At the time of issue there were Gale Warnings in force for Wight, Portland, Plymouth and CI area

Summary

General

At 06:00UTC low, 990mb, west of Sole, expected 978mb, near Carlisle by 12:00UTC on Wednesday, with new low expected 983mb, Biscay, by same time.

Forecast from 12:00UTC Tuesday to 12:00UTC Wednesday.

Forecast
Occasional rain and drizzle from late afternoon.
Wind
South to southwest 5 to 7, occasionally 4 in the southeast of the area at first, locally gale 8 at times in the north of the area from dusk.
Visibility
Moderate to good, occasionally poor.
Sea State
Moderate in the southeast with a low to moderate swell, otherwise rather rough to rough, locally very rough mid-Channel overnight.
Sea Swell
Sea Temperature
8.9°C°

Forecast from 12:00UTC Tuesday to 12:00UTC Wednesday.

Forecast
Occasional rain and drizzle from late afternoon.
Wind
South to southwest 5 to 7, occasionally 4 in the southeast of the area at first, locally gale 8 at times in the north of the area from dusk.
Visibility
Moderate to good, occasionally poor.
Sea State
Moderate in the southeast with a low to moderate swell, otherwise rather rough to rough, locally very rough mid-Channel overnight.