Weather Coast and Sea
A 24 hour weather forecast for 24 UK coastal areas
There are strong wind warnings in 19 areas.
There is a gale warning in 1 area.
A ridge of high pressure will push quickly eastwards across the United Kingdom today ahead of the next Atlantic frontal system. The associated cold fronts will become slow moving across central areas of the United Kingdom by Monday.
There are gale warnings in 15 areas.
The general synopsis at midday
Low 300 miles southwest of Iceland 968 slow moving, deepening 962 by midday tomorrow. New low expected just east of Iceland 970 by same time. High Fitzroy 1037 expected Biscay 1038 by that time
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.
There are storm warnings in 3 areas.
The general synopsis at 20 December 08:00 UTC
At 200000UTC, low 57 north 39 west 987 expected 64 north 38 west 956 by 210000UTC. High 48 north 16 west 1035 expected 46 north 02 west 1038 by same time. New high expected 78 north 15 west 1012 by that time. Lows 66 north 10 east 978 and 72 north 20 east 979 both losing their identities