Much of today will be dry with some sunshine this morning which will turn increasingly hazy this afternoon. Temperatures reaching up to 17°C at best in the light to moderate south to south-westerly breeze.
The south to southwest wind will become strong this evening as the cloud lowers to bring misty conditions and a threat of some patchy light rain and drizzle, which will become more persistent later in the night. Minimum temperature near to 11°C.
Any lingering rain, drizzle and mist at first tomorrow morning will quickly clear to leave the rest of the day dry with bright and sunny spells developing. A mainly moderate north-westerly wind and top temperature of 17°C.
Thursday will be fine and dry with plenty of sunshine. Breezy with a fresh to strong north-westerly wind and highs of 17 or possibly 18°C in shelter from the wind.
9:55pm TodayWeather forecast updated as of 19 June 2018 8:18am
Current shipping forecastValid for 24 Hours
Strong winds later.
A slow-moving low lies to the east of Iceland, with a ridge from the Azores High to Germany, as a waving frontal trough over southern Britain moves north across the Irish Sea later today.
West or west-southwest force 3 or 4, backing south or southwest later this morning, before backing further south or southeast early this afternoon and increasing 4 or 5 during the afternoon. Then veering and increasing south or southwest 5 to 7 this evening.
State of Sea
Slight becoming mainly moderate this evening, but locally rough in the east of the area for a time tonight.
Fair, but with occasional rain and drizzle spreading across the area from the north later this afternoon & evening with areas of mist.
Good, becoming moderate or poor in rain, drizzle or mist.
Outlook for the following 24 hours
South or southwest force 5 to 7, veering and decreasing west or northwest 4 or 5 across the area Wednesday morning. Temporarily decreasing northwest 3 or 4 in the south and west of the area for a time Wednesday afternoon, before quickly increasing 5 or 6 in all waters during the evening.
State of Sea
Mainly moderate, becoming slight or moderate for a time during Wednesday.
Occasional rain and drizzle with areas of mist, clearing southwards during Wednesday morning to become mainly fair.
Moderate or poor in rain, drizzle & mist at first, soon becoming mist.
(heights in metres above Chart Datum)Shipping forecast updated as of 19 June 2018 7:50am
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