Manx Weather

Weather

Issued on Thursday, 16 August 2018 at 8:05am by Ronaldsway Met Office

Detailed forecast

Mostly dry and bright today with sunny intervals and just the chance of an isolated shower this afternoon. Highest temperature around 18 Celsius, with moderate or fresh west-southwest winds.

Much of tonight will be dry but turning cloudy, then getting some patchy light rain towards dawn. Lowest temperature about 12°C.

Outlook

Tomorrow will be cloudy with outbreaks of rain and drizzle becoming more persistent and then often heavier in the afternoon, with hill fog and a strong south-southwest wind. Top temperature 18°C.

Largely dry albeit rather cloudy on Saturday with some brightness breaking through the cloud at times, moderate to fresh southwest winds and highs of 20°C. Then a spell of rain will spread across the island during the night, heavy at times into early Sunday.

Sunrise

5:58am Tomorrow

Sunset

8:47pm Today

Weather forecast updated as of 16 August 2018 8:07am

Current shipping forecast

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Thursday, 16 August 2018 at 11:10am by Ronaldsway Met Office

Warning

There is a Strong Wind Warning in operation.

Synopsis

Low to the north of the British Isles. A ridge from the Azores High to France.

Wind

Southwest 5 or 6, gradually easing this evening to westerly 4 or 5.

State of Sea

Slight or moderate, becoming more generally moderate for this afternoon and early evening.

Weather

Mainly fair.

Visibility

Generally good.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

West force 4 or 5, imminently backing southwest then soon south- southwest 5 or 6 perhaps occasionally 7. Veering west-southwest or west 4 or 5 overnight into Saturday.

State of Sea

Slight or moderate, soon becoming moderate or rough, then falling slight or moderate overnight.

Weather

Rain spreading from the west Friday morning, gradually clearing away overnight into Saturday.

Visibility

Good, becoming moderate or poor at times in the rain.

High water
Today 3:54pm (6.4m)
Low water
Today 10:08pm (1.2m)
High water
Tomorrow 4:17am (6.9m)
Low water
Tomorrow 10:52am (1.2m)

(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Shipping forecast updated as of 16 August 2018 11:11am

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