Skip to main content Skip to accessibility
This website is not compatible with your web browser. You should install a newer browser. If you live in Jersey and need help upgrading call the States of Jersey web team on 440099.

Information and public services for the Island of Jersey

L'înformâtion et les sèrvices publyis pouor I'Île dé Jèrri

  • Choose the service you want to log in to:


    Update your notification preferences


    Access government services


    Clear goods through customs or claim relief

  • Talentlink

    View or update your States of Jersey job application

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 09:00UTC Thursday , 06 August 2020 for the period ending 12:00UTC Saturday.

General Situation

At 06:00UTC low, 991mb, 250 miles west of Galway, expected to move north to be over Iceland by 12:00 UTC Friday. Shallow low, 1013mb, developing over Biscay by same time.

Forecast from 12:00UTC Thursday to 12:00UTC Friday.

Wind: Variable 1 to 3, becoming northeast 2 to 4 by early evening, then becoming east to northeast 1 to 3 overnight, locally north to northeast 4 late morning.

Sea state: Smooth or slight, with a low swell.

Weather: Fine, perhaps some mist patches in northwest early this afternoon.

Visibility: Good, locally moderate to poor in northwest at first.


Outlook from 12:00UTC Friday to 12:00UTC Saturday.

Wind: North to northeast 2 to 4, locally variable 2, then backing northwest by midday.

Sea state: Smooth or slight, increasing slight to moderate around dawn with a low swell.

Weather: Fair or fine.

Visibility: Good, perhaps occasionally moderate.

Back to top
rating button