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
4pm Friday, 21 October 2016 for the period ending 7pm
At 1 p.m. low, 1013 mb, remained slow moving over
Germany. A ridge of high pressure extending across Britain
from Scandinavia expected to slowly decline.
Forecast from 7pm Friday to 7pm
Wind: Northeast to east 2 to 4, occasionally 5 Saturday
morning, increasing 4 to 5 by evening.
Sea state: Mainly slight.
Weather: Isolated showers.
Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate in
Swell: 2 to 5 feet.
Outlook from 7pm Saturday to 7pm
Wind: Easterly 4 to 5, increasing 5 to 6 overnight,
then 6 to 7 Sunday morning, perhaps locally gale 8 by
Sea state: Slight to moderate, with a low swell, increasing
moderate to rather rough by Sunday morning, further
increasing rather rough to rough in the
Weather: Isolated showers, dying out overnight. Rain
spreading in from the south by Sunday afternoon, perhaps
Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate to poor in rain or