Weather Coast and Sea


Coastal Forecast

A 24 hour weather forecast for 24 UK coastal areas

Tide Tables

Tidal information supplied by the UK Hydrographic Office

Inshore Waters

There are strong wind warnings in 17 areas.

There is a gale warning in 1 area.

A complex Atlantic low will edge eastwards across the United Kingdom during the next 36 hours with a discrete centre bringing gales to southern areas later on Thursday and into Friday. A brief quieter spell will follow before another very deep Atlantic low pressure system brings severe gales to many areas later Friday and during Saturday.

Shipping Forecast

There are gale warnings in 16 areas.

The general synopsis at 1800

Low 300 miles west of Sole 994 expected Lundy 989 by 1800 Thursday. New low expected Bailey 987 by same time

Extended Outlook

The Extended Outlook aims to signpost expected hazards for the Cullercoats, Niton and Portpatrick areas for the three days beyond the 24 hour shipping forecast.

High Seas

There are storm warnings in 3 areas.

The general synopsis at 18 October 19:00 UTC

At 181200UTC, low 49 north 54 west 1011 expected 46 north 35 west 982 by 191200UTC. Low 65 north 38 west 985 expected 62 north 38 west 991 by same time. New low expected 65 north 34 west 989 by that time. at 181200UTC, low 48 north 30 west 998 expected 50 north 08 west 990 by 191200UTC. Low 59 north 21 west 988 expected 59 north 13 west 988 with little change by same time. New high expected 72 north 01 west 1023 by that time. at 181200UTC, high 65 north 05 west 1020, expected 72 north 01 west 1023 by 191200UTC