For the area bounded by latitude 50N, the French coast between Cap de la Hague and Île de Bréhat and longitude 3W.
Issued by the Jersey Meteorological Department at
10pm Saturday, 13 February 2016 for the period ending 1am
At 6 p.m. low, 979 mb, centred east of Paris
expected to move northeast and fill. Further low, 984 mb,
just west of Ireland expected to move southeast and fill to
be 991 mb, just west of Brest by midday Sunday.
Forecast from 1am Sunday to 1am
Wind: Cyclonic variable 2 to 4, but westerly 4 to 6
Jersey southwards, gradually becoming northeast 4 in the
south to 6 in the north around midday, increasing 6 in the
afternoon, locally 7 at times.
Sea state: Slight to moderate, locally rather rough in the
south, increasing rather rough to rough during the
Weather: Scattered showers, perhaps wintry in the
Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate in showers, perhaps
Swell: 5 to 11 feet, becoming confused with total waves
7 to 14 feet.
Outlook from 1am Monday to 1am
Wind: Northeast to north 6, locally 7, decreasing 5 in
the afternoon and 3 to 4 in the evening.
Sea state: Rather rough to rough with moderate swell,
decreasing slight to moderate in the evening.
Weather: Isolated wintry showers dying out during the
Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate to poor in