Sea Area Forecast

Valid until 1300 Sat 23 Jun 2018

Issued at 1300 Fri 22 Jun 2018

Meteorological Situation at 0900: An anticyclone of 1036hPa centred to the west of Ireland in the near Atlantic, maintains a light to moderate northwesterly or variable airflow over Ireland. The anticyclone will drift slowly eastwards, becoming centred over the country during Saturday.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Fair Head to Howth Head to Carnsore Point and for the Irish Sea

Wind: Northwesterly or variable force 2 to 4, with sea breezes this afternoon and evening.

Weather: Fine or fair weather.

Visibility: Good.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Carnsore Point to Mizen Head to Slyne Head

Wind: Easterly or variable force 3 or less, but occasionally force 4 in local sea breezes this afternoon and evening.

Weather: Fine or fair weather.

Visibility: Good.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Slyne Head to Rossan Point to Fair Head

Wind: Northwesterly force 2 to 4, backing westerly or variable force 1 to 4 overnight.

Weather: Fine or fair weather.

Visibility: Good.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1300 Sun 24 Jun 2018

Mainly light anticyclonic variable breezes. Fine or Fair weather.