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8°C sunrise 07:10
sunset 17:52

Updated at 05:00 - After a mostly dry start, outbreaks of rain will develop during the morning, becoming heavy at times, with further showery bursts of rain to come this afternoon. Winds will strengthen from the west or southwest, later north or northwest, with a highest temperature of 7 or 8 Celsius.Tonight will be mostly dry with the wind easing and becoming westerly; lowest overnight temperature near to 1 Celsius with the risk of a slight frost or ground frost, chiefly in upland areas.

Wednesday

Some brightness at first and just the risk of an odd shower but cloudier skies will bring rain towards or during the evening. The wind will become light to moderate from the west or southwest and temperatures will peak at 7 or 8 Celsius.

Thursday

Bright or sunny intervals but also the risk of some rain or showers from time to time, the wind brisk from the west or southwest with temps up to 9 at best.

Friday

Rain moving in from the south.

Saturday

Bright intervals and showers.


Shipping forecast updated as of 28 February 2017 5:26am

Current shipping forecast

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 at 4:15am by Ronaldsway Met Office

Warning

Strong winds with a risk of gales.

Synopsis

A complex area of low pressure will affect the British Isles.

Wind

West or west-southwest force 4 or 5, increasing 5 or 6 this morning. Veering north or northwest during the afternoon, increasing 6 or 7, occasionally gale 8 in the south and west, before decreasing 5 or 6 in the late evening and early part of the night. Backing west overnight, decreasing further 4 or 5.

State of Sea

Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough for a time during the afternoon and evening.

Weather

Occasional rain or showers, becoming isolated overnight.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate or poor.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

West force 4 or 5, backing west or west-southwest during Wednesday afternoon, decreasing 3 or 4 for a time. Veering temporarily west or northwest in the evening, increasing 4 or 5, occasionally 6, then backing southwest 6 or 7 overnight.

State of Sea

Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough later.

Weather

Mainly fair with only isolated showers at first but then with rain spreading from the south late Wednesday afternoon and evening.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate or poor in rain.

Low water
Today 6:36am (0.6m)
High water
Today 12:28pm (7.1m)
Low water
Today 6:54pm (0.5m)
High water
Tomorrow 12:49am (7.2m)

(heights in metres above Chart Datum)


5 day shipping forecast updated as of 28 February 2017 5:30am

Today

Warnings)

Strong winds, slight risk of gales.

Wind)

W or WSW veering temporarily N or NW p.m., 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7, slight risk occasionally gale 8, then decreasing 4 or 5 overnight.

State of sea)

Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough for a time.

Weather)

Occasional rain or showers by / from mid-morning. Isolated showers this evening and overnight.

Visibility)

Good, occasionally moderate or poor

Temperature

Min. air temperature 2°C and max. air temperature 8°C

Sea Temperature

7°C

Tomorrow

Warnings)

Strong winds.

Wind)

W or WSW veering temporarily W or NW 4 or 5, decreasing 3 or 4 by day but then backing SW 6 or 7 overnight.

State of sea)

Slight or moderate becoming moderate or rough later.

Weather)

Isolated showers at first. Rain for a time later.

Visibility)

Mainly good at first, then occasionally moderate or poor in rain.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 8°C

Sea Temperature

7°C

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Warnings)

Strong winds.

Wind)

W or SW 6 or 7 a.m., then decreasing 4 gradually. Becoming variable 3 or less overnight.

State of sea)

Moderate or rough becoming slight later.

Weather)

Occasional rain or showers at first, then becoming fair.

Visibility)

Good, occasionally moderate or poor in rain / showers.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 5°C and max. air temperature 9°C

Sea Temperature

7°C

Friday, 3 March 2017

Warnings)

Strong winds.

Wind)

Variable 3 or less becoming E or NE 5 or 6.

State of sea)

Slight becoming moderate.

Weather)

Rain spreading from the south for a time at first, followed by showers later.

Visibility)

Good, occasionally moderate or poor.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 8°C

Sea Temperature

7°C

Saturday, 4 March 2017

Warnings)

Strong winds.

Wind)

E or NE backing gradually NW, 5 or 6, decreasing 4.

State of sea)

Moderate becoming slight.

Weather)

Showers.

Visibility)

Good, occasionally moderate.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 8°C

Sea Temperature

7°C

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