Weather Shipping Forecast

Settings
Language
Map of shipping forecast areas

The general synopsis at 1800

Low 150 miles west of southern Fitzroy 1001 slow-moving, filling 1004 by 1800 Friday. High Faeroes 1024 dissipating

Issued 26 May 23:15 UTC

  1. Viking

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate at first in northwest, otherwise slight.
    • Weather

      Fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  2. North Utsire

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  3. South Utsire

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  4. Forties

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      East or northeast 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fog patches, occasional rain in south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  5. Cromarty

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Northeast veering east 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  6. Forth

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Northeast, veering east later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain at first, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  7. Tyne

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  8. Dogger

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  9. Fisher

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Northeast 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  10. German Bight

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable becoming northeast, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  11. Humber

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  12. Thames

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  13. Dover

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Northeast 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  14. Wight

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Northeast 4 or 5, decreasing 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  15. Portland

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  16. Plymouth

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  17. Biscay

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  18. Trafalgar

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      In southeast, variable mainly southwesterly 3 or 4. In northwest, southerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      In southeast, moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate. in northwest, moderate or rough, becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      In southeast, showers. In northwest, thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      In southeast, good. In northwest, good, occasionally poor.
  19. FitzRoy

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in south and west.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  20. Sole

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable mainly east or northeast, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  21. Lundy

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable mainly east or northeast, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  22. Fastnet

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable mainly east or northeast, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  23. Irish Sea

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable mainly east or northeast, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  24. Shannon

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  25. Rockall

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  26. Malin

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  27. Hebrides

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  28. Bailey

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      In southeast, easterly or northeasterly 3 or 4. In northwest, southwesterly 4 or 5 backing southerly 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      In southeast, slight or moderate. in northwest, moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      In southeast, good, occasionally moderate. In northwest, good.
  29. Fair Isle

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Northeasterly veering easterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fog patches in east, fair in west.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in east.
  30. Faeroes

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  31. Southeast Iceland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 26 May 21:38 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 continuing

    Go to top of page
    • Wind

      Southerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first in far north, decreasing 4 in south.
    • Sea State

      Rough at first in north, otherwise moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.