Alternative low-bandwidth version Skip to main content

Sea Area Forecast

Forecast issued at: 25 February 2020 00:00, valid until: 26 February 2020 00:00

Small Craft Warning

Westerly winds will reach force 6 or more overnight and on Tuesday on coasts from Erris Head to Howth Head to Roches Point.

Issued at: Monday 24-02-2020 22:00

Gale Warning

West to Northwest winds will reach gale to strong gale force on Tuesday on coasts from Roches Point to Loop Head to Erris Head.

Issued at: Monday 24-02-2020 22:00

Meteorological Situation at 2100

An unstable Westerly airflow over Ireland will strengthen and veer Northwest. Showery troughs will cross the country tonight and on Tuesday.

Gale Warning: In effect

Small Craft Warning: In effect

Swell : no

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Erris Head to Howth Head to Roches Point and for the Irish Sea

Wind: Westerly force 5 to 7, veering Northwest later Tuesday.

Weather: Occasional showers turning wintry with a risk of thunder.

Visibility: Moderate or poor in showers, otherwise good.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Roches Point to Loop Head to Erris Head

Wind: Westerly force 5 to 7, increasing West to Northwest force 7 or gale force 8 on Tuesday. Further veering Northwest later in the day and occasionally reaching strong gale force 9.

Weather: Occasional showers turning wintry with a risk of thunder.

Visibility: Moderate or poor in showers, otherwise good.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until Thursday 27 February 2020 00:00

Strong to near gale force Northwest winds gradually moderating and backing Westerly. Wintry showers continuing, with rain in the Southwest later.

Forecast issued at: 25 February 2020 00:00, valid until: 26 February 2020 00:00

You are here: