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Manx Weather


Issued on Monday, 06 December 2021 at 11:15am by Ronaldsway Met Office

Detailed forecast

Sunny intervals and isolated showers this afternoon, fresh westerly winds and temperatures around 8C.

Dry overnight with the wind falling light for a time and temperatures down to a chilly 1 or 2C

A dry start to the day tomorrow but rain will quickly arrive and southeast winds will increase to gale or severe gale during the morning with gust to 60mph and perhaps 70mph in exposed places by late morning and through the afternoon before easing during the evening and overnight. The rain will turn more showery during the afternoon, temperatures no more than 6 or 7C for much of the day. Douglas promenade in particular will be affected by coastal overtopping at high tide (1.20pm)


Fresh north or northeast winds on Wednesday with showers or longer periods of rain


8:22am Tomorrow


3:57pm Today

Weather forecast updated as of 6 December 2021 11:34am

Current shipping forecast

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Monday, 06 December 2021 at 11:30am by Ronaldsway Met Office


There is a Strong Wind warning in operation, Gale or Severe Gale tomorrow morning


A deep low developing southwest of Ireland will affect the area tomorrow, becoming slow moving and filling over England on Wednesday


West 5 or 6 occasionally 7 backing southwest 3 or 4 tonight increasing 5 or 6 by dawn tomorrow and gale 8 to severe gale 9 during the morning

State of Sea

Moderate to locally rough becoming slight for a time tonight then moderate or rough tomorrow morning and rough or very rough in west


Scattered showers this afternoon, rain will develop tomorrow morning


Good becoming moderate or poor tomorrow morning

Outlook for the following 24 hours


Southeast gale 8 to severe gale 9 decreasing northeast 5 or 6 Tuesday night

State of Sea

Rough or very rough locally moderate in east, becoming slight or moderate Wednesday morning


Showers or longer periods of rain


Moderate or good occasionally poor

High water
Today 12:30pm (7.0m)
Low water
Today 6:57pm (0.6m)
High water
Tomorrow 1:00am (7.2m)
Low water
Tomorrow 7:25am (0.7m)

(heights in metres above Chart Datum)

Shipping forecast updated as of 6 December 2021 11:31am

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