Gale warnings

Active gale warnings

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Bailey: Southwesterly gale force 8 expected soon, veering westerly and increasing storm force 10 later

Gale warning nr 75, issued at 2024-02-28 1553
Biscay: Northwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 75, issued at 2024-02-28 1553
Cromarty: Gale now ceased but southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Faeroes: Southwesterly severe gale force 9 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Fair Isle: Southerly gale force 8 imminent, veering southwesterly and increasing storm force 10 later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Fisher: Southerly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Fitzroy: Northwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 75, issued at 2024-02-28 1553
Forties: Gale now ceased but southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
German Bight: Southerly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Hebrides: Southwesterly gale force 8 expected soon, increasing storm force 10 later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Malin: Southwesterly gale force 8 expected soon, increasing severe gale force 9 later

Gale warning nr 73, issued at 2024-02-28 0354
North Utsire: Southerly severe gale force 9 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Rockall: Southwesterly gale force 8 imminent, veering westerly and increasing storm force 10 soon

Gale warning nr 72, issued at 2024-02-27 2147
Shannon: Westerly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Sole: Westerly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
South Utsire: Southeasterly gale force 8 expected later

Gale warning nr 74, issued at 2024-02-28 0955
Southeast Iceland: Northeasterly severe gale force 9 expected later

Gale warning nr 73, issued at 2024-02-28 0354
Viking: Southerly severe gale force 9 expected later

Shipping forecast

Shipping forecast

issued at: 2024-02-28 1725

Synopsis

Low 200 mles west of Bailey 981 expected northeast of Faeroes 965 by midday tomorrow

Viking

wind: South 7 to severe gale 9.
seastate: Rough or very rough.
weather: Rain at times.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

North Utsire

wind: Southerly 7 to severe gale 9.
seastate: Rough or very rough.
weather: Rain at times.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

South Utsire

wind: Southerly or southwesterly 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Forties

wind: South or southwest 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Cromarty

wind: Southerly or southwesterly 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Forth

wind: Southwest 5 to 7.
seastate: Slight or moderate.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Tyne

wind: Southwest 5 to 7.
seastate: Slight or moderate.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Dogger

wind: Southwest 5 to 7.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Fisher

wind: South 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

German Bight

wind: South 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Humber

wind: Southwest 5 to 7, becoming cyclonic 4 to 6 later.
seastate: Slight or moderate, becoming rough for a time in east.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Thames

wind: Southwest 5 to 7, becoming cyclonic 4 to 6 later.
seastate: Slight or moderate.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Dover

wind: Southwest 5 to 7, becoming cyclonic 4 to 6 later.
seastate: Slight or moderate.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Wight

wind: Southwest veering west 4 to 6.
seastate: Slight or moderate.
weather: Occasional rain, fog patches at first.
visibility: Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor at first.

Portland

wind: Southwest veering west 4 to 6.
seastate: Slight or moderate.
weather: Occasional rain, fog patches at first.
visibility: Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor at first.

Plymouth

wind: Southwest veering west 4 to 6.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Occasional rain, fog patches at first.
visibility: Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor at first.

Biscay

wind: West 4 to 6, veering northwest 6 to gale 8 later.
seastate: Moderate or rough, becoming very rough later in west.
weather: Occasional rain.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Fitzroy

wind: West 4 to 6, veering northwest 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Rough or very rough, becoming high later in far northwest.
weather: Rain or showers.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Sole

wind: West 4 to 6, veering northwest 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Rough or very rough, becoming high later in west.
weather: Rain or showers.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Lundy

wind: West or southwest 5 to 7.
seastate: Moderate or rough.
weather: Rain and fog patches at first, then showers.
visibility: Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

Fastnet

wind: West or southwest 5 to 7.
seastate: Moderate or rough, becoming very rough in southwest.
weather: Rain and fog patches at first, then showers.
visibility: Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

Irish Sea

wind: West or southwest 5 to 7.
seastate: Moderate, occasionally rough in south.
weather: Rain and fog patches at first, then showers.
visibility: Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

Shannon

wind: West 6 to gale 8.
seastate: Very rough or high.
weather: Showers.
visibility: Moderate or good.

Rockall

wind: Southwesterly veering westerly 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 at first in north.
seastate: Very rough or high.
weather: Squally showers.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Malin

wind: Southwest veering west 7 to severe gale 9.
seastate: Very rough or high.
weather: Squally showers.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Hebrides

wind: Southwest 6 to gale 8, veering west gale 8 to storm 10.
seastate: Very rough or high, occasionally very high.
weather: Squally showers.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Bailey

wind: Cyclonic 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 at first in south.
seastate: Very rough or high.
weather: Rain or showers.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Fair Isle

wind: South 6 to gale 8, veering southwest gale 8 to storm 10.
seastate: Rough or very rough, becoming high in north and west.
weather: Rain or showers.
visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.

Faeroes

wind: Cyclonic 7 to severe gale 9.
seastate: Rough or very rough, occasionally high.
weather: Rain or showers.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Southeast Iceland

wind: Cyclonic 6 to gale 8, becoming northeasterly 7 to severe gale 9.
seastate: Rough or very rough, occasionally high later in southeast.
weather: Occasional rain, fair later in northwest.
visibility: Good, occasionally poor.

Trafalgar

wind: North or northwest 4 to 6.
seastate: Moderate or rough, occasionally slight in southeast.
weather: Rain.
visibility: Moderate or good.