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
4am Sunday, 26 June 2016 for the period ending 7am
At 1 a.m., a weak ridge of high pressure over the
SW Approaches, expected to decline. Fronts over Ireland,
moving east to affect the Channel from late
Forecast from 7am Sunday to 7am
Wind: Northwest 4 to 5, backing west to southwest in
the afternoon, perhaps locally 6.
Sea state: Mainly moderate.
Weather: Occasional rain or drizzle spreading from the west
late afternoon. Risk of fog patches from early
Visibility: Good, becoming moderate to poor, perhaps very
Swell: Not significant.
Outlook from 7am Monday to 7am
Wind: Westerly 4 occasionally 5 at first, veering
northwest in the evening and decreasing 2 to 3, backing
Sea state: Slight to moderate, becoming smooth or
Weather: Occasional light rain or drizzle with a risk of
fog patches, clearing by mid morning.
Visibility: Moderate to poor, perhaps very poor, becoming
good by afternoon.