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Shipping forecast

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 Met at 21:00UTC Thursday , 21 January 2021 for the period ending 00:00UTC Sunday.

General Situation

At 18:00UTC low, 983mb, Dieppe, expected 971mb over Sweden by 12:00UTC Friday. Further intense low, 950mb, Viking, expected 965mb, North Utsire, by the same time.

Forecast from 00:00UTC Friday to 00:00UTC Saturday.

Wind: Westerly 3 to 4, locally 5, increasing 4 to 6 around dawn with gusts to 35kt, locally 7 Friday evening.

Sea state: Slight to moderate with a low to moderate swell, increasing moderate to rather rough by late morning, locally rough in the west, generally increasing rather rough to rough by evening.

Weather: Isolated showers, becoming more frequent by mid-morning, occasionally heavy with hail.

Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate, perhaps locally poor.


Outlook from 00:00UTC Saturday to 00:00UTC Sunday.

Wind: Southwest to south 4 to 5, perhaps locally 6 at first, becoming variable 2 to 4 before dawn, then northerly by midday, backing southwesterly later.

Sea state: Slight to moderate with a low to moderate swell, locally rather rough before dawn.

Weather: Outbreaks of rain, locally heavy with hail, clearing to scattered showers by midday, becoming isolated by evening.

Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate, perhaps locally poor.

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