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Sea Area Forecast


Gale Warning

Southerly winds will reach gale force on Saturday afternoon from Fair Head to Howth Head to Mizen Head and occasionally reach gale force Saturday morning from Mizen Head to Loop Head to Erris Head.
Issued at 23:30 on 31-Oct-2014

Small Craft Warning

Southerly winds will reach force 6 or higher on Saturday morning coasts from Erris Head to Malin Head to Fair Head.
Issued at 23:30 on 31-Oct-2014



Sea Area Forecast until 2400 Saturday 01 November 2014

Issued at 2400 Friday 31 October 2014


Gale warning: In operation

Small craft warning: in operation

Meteorological situation at 2100: A cold front over the Irish Sea continues to clear eastwards. A wave depression and associated frontal troughs will approach the southwest tomorrow morning and rather quickly track northeastwards in a strengthening southerly airflow.

Forecast for coasts from Fair Head to Howth Head to Mizen Head and the Irish Sea
Wind: Southwest force 5 or 6. Backing south Saturday noon and increasing force 6 to gale force 8. Gradually veering southwest and decreasing force 5 or 6 Saturday night.
Weather: Rain clearing eastwards tonight. Heavy rain spreading eastwards during Saturday.
Visibility: Good, becoming moderate to poor in rain later.

Forecast for coasts from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Fair Head
Wind: Southwest force 5 or 6. Backing south Saturday morning and increasing force 6 to 7, occasionally gale force 8 from Mizen Head to Erris Head. Decreasing Saturday afternoon south to southwest force 5 to 7. Further veering southwest to west force 5 or 6 overnight.
Weather: Isolated showers. Heavy rain on Saturday morning clearing to scattered showers by evening.
Visibility: Good, becoming moderate to poor in rain later.

Warning of heavy swell: occasionally along Atlantic coasts on Saturday afternoon.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 2400 Sunday 02 November 2014: Moderate to fresh southwest to west winds becoming occasionally strong later. Scattered showers.


Next update before 0700 Saturday 01 November 2014
 
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