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Tuesday, 26 September 2017
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Sea Area Forecast

Gale Warning

South to southeast winds will reach gale force later this afternoon and tonight, on Irish coastal waters from Mizen Head to Loop Head to Rossan Point.
Issued at 05:00 on 26-Sep-2017

Small Craft Warning

Southeast winds will reach force 6 at times, later today and tonight, on Irish coasts from Rossan Point to Fair Head to Mizen Head.
Issued at 05:00 on 26-Sep-2017

Sea Area Forecast until 1200 Wednesday 27 September 2017

Issued at 1200 Tuesday 26 September 2017

Gale Warning: In Operation

Small Craft Warning: In Operation

Meteorological Situation at 1200:A depression of 999hpa centred 200 nautical miles off Erris head continues to track northwards. Associated frontal systems will move across the country tonight and tomorrow, in a strengthening south to southeasterly airflow.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Rossan Point to Carlingford Lough to Mizen Head and the Irish Sea.
Wind: Southeast force 4 or 5 and gusty, reaching force 6 at times, on northern and also on southern coasts, further increasing force 6 to 7 tomorrow morning.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Rossan Point
Wind: Southeast force 5 or 6. Further increasing force 7 or gale force 8 and gusty this afternoon and evening, gradually decreasing force 4 to 6 tomorrow morning and veering south to southwest tomorrow afternoon.

Weather for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Mostly cloudy with patchy drizzle along the south and west coast. Persistent rain spreading from the southwest and west early tonight with mist and fog also.

Visibility for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Moderate to good at first today but poor in rain, drizzle mist and fog.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200, Thursday, 28 September 2017: Fresh to strong and gusty southeast winds, veering southwest and decreasing moderate to fresh. But backing southerly Thursday morning. Widespread rain, mist and fog at first Wednesday, but clearing to mainly fair weather later.

Next update before 1900 Tue 26-Sep-2017
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