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Wednesday, 07 October 2015
11 Celsius
W Moderate 
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Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast until 1800 Thursday 08 October 2015

Issued at 1800 Wednesday 07 October 2015

Gale warning: NIL

Small craft warning: NIL

Meteorological situation at 1500: A westerly airflow over Ireland continues to stabilize as a ridge of high pressure builds from the south; weak frontal troughs embedded in the flow are approaching from the Atlantic.

Forecast for coasts from Fair Head to Wicklow Head to Roches Point and for the Irish Sea
Wind: West force 4 or 5, decreasing force 3 or less for a time tonight, backing southwest to south force 3 or 4 on Thursday

Forecast for coasts from Roches Point to Valentia to Slyne Head
Wind: West force 3 or 4 backing south tonight and increasing on Thursday force 4 or 5 by afternoon.

Forecast for coasts from Slyne Head to Rossan Point to Fair Head
Wind: West force 4 or 5 backing southwest to south overnight occasionally reaching force 6 on Thursday morning

Weather for all sea areas: Mainly fair apart from isolated showers and mist patches.

Visibility for all sea areas: Mostly good but moderate in mist.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1800 Friday 09 October 2015: Moderate to fresh southerly winds will continue into Friday. Occasional outbreaks of rain, mainly in southern and western areas.

Next update before 0100 Thursday 08 October 2015
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