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 19 areas.

There is a gale warning in 1 area.

An area of low pressure centred close to the Northern Isles will move away very slowly northeastwards. A ridge of high pressure will follow from the southwest later today and during Sunday morning, although this in turn will be followed by a warm front moving across southwestern areas during the course of Sunday.

Shipping Forecast

There are gale warnings in 5 areas.

The general synopsis at midnight

Low southwest Viking 994 expected north Viking 1000 by midnight tonight. High 250 miles west of south Fitzroy 1027 expected Biscay 1026 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

The general synopsis at 18 August 19:00 UTC

At 181200UTC, low 49 north 37 west 997 expected 54 north 37 west 995 by 191200UTC. Low 59 north 03 west 995 expected 61 north 01 east 994 by same time. Lows 62 north 11 west 995 and 70 north 08 west 1002 both losing their identities by that time. at 181200UTC, high 42 north 22 west 1026 expected 44 north 14 west 1027 by 191200UTC. High 74 north 23 west 1023 dissipating by same time. New low expected 64 north 09 east 999 by that time. New highs expected 66 north 29 west 1019 and 76 north 01 west 1019 by 191200UTC