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9°C sunrise 07:53
sunset 17:11

Updated 11:45 - Some sunny intervals this afternoon but with an occasional shower likely too. West or south-westerly winds will be fresh to strong, occasionally near gale in exposed location, temperatures reaching 9 Celsius at best with the wind making it feel rather chilly.Still perhaps the odd shower overnight with the west or south-westerly wind fairly strong; lowest temperature 5 Celsius on the coast, down to 1 or 2 for upland areas.

Tuesday

Possibly some brightness but turning cloudy for a while with the threat of showery outbreaks of rain – most likely perhaps from about late morning into the afternoon. West or south-west winds, turning north or north-westerly during the second half of the day, will become moderate to fresh, locally strong and it will be colder with highs of around 7Celsius.

Wednesday

The slight risk of a shower, possibly wintry on hill tops, during Wednesday but a mostly dry day with some sunshine. Becoming less windy with temperatures up to 6 or 7 Celsius.

Thursday

A risk of showers, with light to moderate breezes.

Friday

While possibly staying dry there is a risk that some rain will edge up from the south for a time during the day..


Shipping forecast updated as of 8 February 2016 7:48am

Current shipping forecast

Valid for 24 Hours
Issued on Monday, 08 February 2016 at 7:45am by Ronaldsway Met Office

Warning

Gales.

Synopsis

Complex lows and associated frontal troughs will continue to affect the British Isles.

Wind

South-west veering west this morning, force 6 or 7, occasionally gale 8 in the south at first. Remaining west this afternoon, 6 or 7 in the north of the area, increasing 7 to gale 8 in the south. Backing west or south-west this evening and overnight, increasing 7 to gale 8 generally.

State of Sea

Mainly rough, locally very rough in the south at first this morning.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate or poor.

Outlook for the following 24 hours

Wind

West-southwest force 7 occasionally gale 8 veering northwest 5 or 6 during Tuesday.

State of Sea

Moderate or rough.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate.

Low water
Today 5:14am (1.1m)
High water
Today 11:05am (6.9m)
Low water
Today 5:35pm (0.6m)
High water
Today 11:33pm (7.1m)

(heights in metres above Chart Datum)


5 day shipping forecast updated as of 8 February 2016 10:11am

Today

Warnings)

Strong or gale force winds.

Wind)

SW 6 to gale 8, imminently veering West or WSW.

State of sea)

Rough or very rough, becoming rough.

Weather)

Scattered showers.

Visibility)

Good, possibly moderate in showers.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 5°C and max. air temperature 8°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Tomorrow

Warnings)

Strong winds, slight risk of gales at first.

Wind)

WSW veering NW or NNW, 6 or 7, perhaps occasionally gale 8 a.m., then decreasing gradually 5 or 6.

State of sea)

Moderate or rough, becoming moderate later.

Weather)

Occasional rain for a time during the day, then becoming fair.

Visibility)

Good, occasionally moderate or poor in rain.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 5°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Warnings)

Strong winds at first.

Wind)

NW backing gradually SSW or SW, 5 or 6, decreasing slowly 3 or 4.

State of sea)

Moderate becoming smooth or slight.

Weather)

Most likely staying fair by day but with a risk of showers later.

Visibility)

Mainly good.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Warnings)

Strong winds later.

Wind)

SSW or SW backing E or SE, 3 or 4, increasing 4 or 5, perhaps occasionally 6 later.

State of sea)

Smooth or slight becoming slight or moderate.

Weather)

Showers.

Visibility)

Moderate or good.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

Friday, 12 February 2016

Warnings)

Strong winds

Wind)

E or SE backing temporarily E or NE, 4 or 5, occasionally 6, increasing 6 generally for a time.

State of sea)

Slight or moderate.

Weather)

Risk of rain for a time during the day, clearing later.

Visibility)

Moderate or good.

Temperature

Min. air temperature 4°C and max. air temperature 7°C

Sea Temperature

8°C

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