Weather Inshore Waters

Settings
Language

Summary

Low pressure over the near Continent will bring strong winds, fog patches and occasional rain to southern and eastern parts of the United Kingdom today. High pressure centred to the northwest of the United Kingdom will maintain largely fine and settle weather over the north and west.

* Wind or gale warning issued

  1. From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney * warning

    From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      North veering northeasterly later, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      North or northeast 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough for a time in south.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      North or northeast 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4 later, becoming variable at times in Firth of Forth.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby * warning

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7, decreasing 4 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point * warning

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland * warning

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough at times later.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, backing northwesterly 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill * warning

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later near North Foreland.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough at times later in east.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first near North Foreland, decreasing 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough near North Foreland.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis * warning

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in east.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, thundery showers for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor for a time.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  8. Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly * warning

    Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly veering northeasterly later, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in west.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  9. Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel * warning

    Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly veering northeasterly later, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in west.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally smooth in Bristol Channel.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers in east.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Showers at first in east.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  10. St Davids Head to Great Ormes Head, including St Georges Channel * warning

    St Davids Head to Great Ormes Head, including St Georges Channel

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly veering northeasterly, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally smooth in Cardigan Bay.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  11. Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway * warning

    Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in Solway Firth.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  12. Isle of Man * warning

    Isle of Man

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight becoming smooth.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

    Go to top of page

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Variable, mainly northerly, 3 or 4, becoming northeasterly 5 later in south.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 5 at first in south, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  14. The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel

    The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel

    Go to top of page

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Variable, mainly northeasterly, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point * warning

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeast 5 or 6, occasionally 4 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeast 5 or 6, decreasing 4 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  17. Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides * warning

    Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeast 5 or 6, occasionally 4 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeast 5 or 6, decreasing 4 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

    Go to top of page

    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 or 6, increasing 7 at times later in east.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough later.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

    For coastal areas up to 60 nautical miles from Lerwick, Shetland

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Nil.

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6, occasionally 4 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair, but occasional drizzle in east.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor in east.

    17:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming mainly rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

  19. The Channel Islands

    The Channel Islands

    Go to top of page

    05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

    • Wind

      North to northeast 4, occasionally 5, increasing 4 to 5 Thursday morning.
    • Sea State

      Slight to moderate, locally rather rough in the west and north overnight.
    • Weather

      Misty with occasional light rain or drizzle risk of fog patches especially Wednesday night.
    • Visibility

      Moderate to poor, perhaps very poor.

    05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      Northeast to north 4 to 5, decreasing 3 to 4 Thursday evening.
    • Sea State

      Slight to moderate, locally rather rough in the north and west at first.
    • Weather

      A little rain or drizzle at times risk of mist or fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate to good, occasionally poor, perhaps very poor.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun

Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

Go to top of page

Strong wind warning

05:00 UTC Wed 1st Jun – 04:59 UTC Thu 2nd Jun

  • Wind

    Northerly 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
  • Sea State

    Slight or moderate, becoming rough at times later.
  • Weather

    Occasional rain or thundery showers, fog patches.
  • Visibility

    Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

05:00 UTC Thu 2nd Jun – 04:59 UTC Fri 3rd Jun

  • Wind

    Northerly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, backing northwesterly 4 or 5 later.
  • Sea State

    Moderate or rough.
  • Weather

    Occasional rain or drizzle with fog patches.
  • Visibility

    Moderate, occasionally very poor.

Issued at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday 1st Jun