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 6 areas.

There is a gale warning in 1 area.

An area of high pressure will move east across the United Kingdom to be centred close to Norway by Saturday, maintaining generally settled conditions, but Atlantic fronts will affect the far northwest for a time. A developing area of low pressure will spread unsettled and rather windy conditions across southern areas on Sunday.

Shipping Forecast

There is a gale warning in 1 area.

The general synopsis at 0600

High Irish Sea 1023 moving eastwards and dissipating by 0600 tomorrow. Low Sweden 1004, moving southwards and losing its identity 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 2 areas.

The general synopsis at 18 April 07:00 UTC

At 180000UTC, low 67 north 31 west 966 expected 72 north 05 west 976 by 190000UTC. New lows expected 66 north 33 west 985 and 74 north 20 east 981 by same time. Low 61 north 13 east 998 moving south losing its identity by that time. at 180000UTC, high 50 north 14 west 1026 expected 58 north 04 east 1023 by 190000UTC. New high expected 48 north 48 west 1038 by same time. New low expected 46 north 22 west 1012 by that time. Low 49 north 27 west 1009 slow-moving losing its identity