Weather Coast and Sea


Coastal Forecast

A 24 hour weather forecast for 24 UK coastal areas

Tide Tables

Tidal information supplied by the UK Hydrographic Office

Inshore Waters

There are strong wind warnings in 17 areas.

There is a gale warning in 1 area.

Low pressure over southern England at first will bring gales or storms to southern and southeastern coasts with strong winds on many other coasts. However, winds will ease in all areas as pressure builds tonight and tomorrow.

Shipping Forecast

There are gale warnings in 15 areas.

The general synopsis at midnight

Low norfolk 998 expected Germany 998 by midnight tonight. High Trafalgar 1035 moving slowly west declining 1032 by same time. New high expected just west of Rockall 1031 by that time. Low 200 miles east of Iceland 1003 moving southeast and losing its identity

Extended Outlook

The Extended Outlook aims to signpost expected hazards for the Cullercoats, Niton and Portpatrick areas for the three days beyond the 24 hour shipping forecast.

High Seas

The general synopsis at 26 December 20:00 UTC

At 261200UTC, low 53 north 10 west 1012 expected 50 north 05 east 992 by 271200UTC. Lows 66 north 25 west 1005 and 65 north 13 west 1006 merging, expected 59 north 02 west 1007 by same time. High 73 north 41 west 1035 expected 66 north 28 west 1033 by that time. at 261200UTC, low 43 north 44 west 1007 expected 41 north 37 west 1000 by 271200UTC. High 55 north 30 west 1028 expected 58 north 24 west 1030 by same time. High 40 north 15 west 1038 expected 39 north 16 west 1034 by that time