Tides &
Arrivals &

Shipping Forecast

General Situation

At 12:00UTC high, 1026mb, Central France, expected to be 1017mb, Croatia, by 12:00UTC Wednesday. Complex low, 975mb, mid-Atlantic, expected to be 982mb by the same time.

Forecast from 18:00UTC Tuesday to 18:00UTC Wednesday.

Weather: Occasional rain and drizzle, perhaps heavy at time. Areas of mist and perhaps fog.

Wind: Southerly 5 to 7, veering west 4 to 5 around midnight, perhaps locally 6 mid-Channel, backing southwest 3 to 4 around midday.

Visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor, perhaps very poor at times.

Sea state: Rather rough to rough in the north until midnight, otherwise slight to moderate with a low swell, perhaps locally rather rough until dawn.

Sea temperature: 8.4°C

Outlook from 18:00UTC Wednesday to 18:00UTC Thursday.

Weather: Occasional rain, drizzle and mist, with a risk of fog, clearing Thursday morning to scattered showers.

Wind: Southwest 3 to 5, increasing 4 to 6 by midnight, then 5 to 7 by dawn.

Visibility: Moderate to poor, perhaps occasionally very poor, becoming moderate to good Thursday morning.

Sea state: Slight to moderate with a low swell, increasing rather rough mid-Channel by midnight, then generally rather rough to rough by dawn, occasionally moderate in the south.