At 1am, an area of slack pressure covered the English Channel and a ridge of high pressure extended from the Azores to the British Isles.
Forecast from 7am Friday to 7am Saturday.
Weather: Mist or fog patches, mostly clearing this evening.
Wind: Variable or northerly 1 to 3, perhaps locally 4 at times, becoming mainly northeasterly this evening and easterly overnight.
Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate, locally poor or very poor in mist or fog.
Sea state: Smooth or slight.
Sea swell: 2 to 5 feet.
Sea temperature: 10
Outlook from 7am Saturday to 7am Sunday.
Weather: Isolated showers developing by the afternoon with the risk of thunder.
Wind: East to southeast 2 to 3, veering southwest in the evening 2 to 4.
Visibility: Moderate to good, occasionally poor in showers.
Sea state: Smooth or slight with a low swell.