Tides &
Arrivals &

Shipping Forecast

General Situation

At midday, shallow low 999mb, over the English Channel expected to move east. High pressure expected to build over France tomorrow morning.

Forecast from 7pm Wednesday to 7pm Thursday.

Weather: Isolated showers developing this evening, dying out in the morning.

Wind: Westerly 7 to gale 8 with gusts to 55kt, occasionally 6 Jersey southwards, decreasing 4 to 6 after dawn, backing southwest by midday, then south 4 by evening.

Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate.

Sea state: Rough to very rough, becoming moderate to rather rough by midday.

Sea swell: Confused with total waves 9 to 17 feet, decreasing in the morning with swell 5 to 8 feet.

Sea temperature: 9

Outlook from 7pm Thursday to 7pm Friday.

Weather: Outbreaks of rain spreading in from the south late Thursday evening, locally heavy, becoming intermittent in the morning.

Wind: South to southeast 4 to 5, increasing 6 to 7 around midnight, veering south to southwest 4 to 5 in the morning.

Visibility: Good becoming moderate overnight, perhaps locally poor.

Sea state: Moderate with swell, increasing rather rough to rough overnight, decreasing moderate to rather rough in the afternoon.