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
10am Friday, 09 December 2016 for the period ending 1pm
At 6am, high 1038mb, over the Alps and complex low
967mb, over the Atlantic, maintained a southerly flow over
Forecast from 1pm Friday to 1pm
Wind: Southerly 4 to 5, perhaps 6 at times in the
north, increasing 5 to 6 Saturday morning.
Sea state: Slight to moderate, locally rather rough in the
north, becoming moderate to rather rough Saturday
Weather: Misty with fog patches at times.
Visibility: Moderate to poor, occasionally very
Swell: 3 to 7 feet, becoming 4 to 10 feet.
Outlook from 1pm Saturday to 1pm
Wind: South to southwest 5 to 6, perhaps with gusts to
35kt, veering northwest in the evening, decreasing 4 to 5
by dawn, backing west 2 to 4 by midday.
Sea state: Moderate to rather rough with a moderate swell,
becoming slight to moderate on Sunday.
Weather: Risk of mist patches. Outbreaks of rain by early
evening, clearing around midnight.
Visibility: Mainly moderate, occasionally poor in rain or
any mist, becoming good later.