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.

Deep areas of low pressure will track northeastwards close to Iceland bringing a strong southwesterly flow to much of the United Kingdom. A waving front, slow-moving across northern Scotland on Saturday, will move southeast across all parts on Sunday.

Shipping Forecast

There are gale warnings in 24 areas.

The general synopsis at 1800

Low 130 miles west of Rockall 985 moving away very rapidly northeastwards, losing its identity by 1800 Saturday. Developing Atlantic low moving very rapidly northeastwards, expected Faeroes 991 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 6 areas.

The general synopsis at 6 March 20:00 UTC

At 061200UTC, low 62 north 32 west 939 expected 63 north 36 west 948 by 071200UTC. New low moving rapidly eastwards, expected 53 north 36 west 994 by same time. New low moving very rapidly northeastwards, expected 67 north 12 east 970 by that time. at 061200UTC, new lows expected 69 north 11 west 945 and 73 north 05 west 947 by 071200UTC. Low 40 north 54 west 1009 expected 56 north 14 west 993 by same time. New high expected 44 north 50 west 1028 by that time. Low 75 north 02 west 975 losing its identity. High 49 north 05 east 1039 moving away eastwards