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 19 areas.

There is a gale warning in 1 area.

An Atlantic front will move eastwards across the British Isles during this evening and Saturday. Then a deep area of low pressure will move northeastwards across Scotland during Saturday night bringing severe gales or storms to northern parts of Britain.

Shipping Forecast

There are gale warnings in 25 areas.

The general synopsis at midday

Atlantic low 998 moving very rapidly northeastwards, expected 50 miles west of south Rockall 975 by midday tomorrow. New low expected northwest Bailey 967 by same time

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

There are storm warnings in 7 areas.

The general synopsis at 27 February 20:00 UTC

At 271200UTC, low 60 north 31 west 966 expected 62 north 14 west 967 by 281200UTC. Low 45 north 49 west 998 expected 54 north 17 west 975 by same time. New low expected 66 north 08 west 962 by that time. at 271200UTC, high 38 north 24 west 1040 slow-moving, declining 1037 by 281200UTC. Low 67 north 04 west 968 moving away slowly northeastwards