Issued by the Met Office at 0600 UTC on Thursday 16 August 2018
Inshore Waters Forecast to 12 miles offshore
for the period 0600 UTC Thursday 16 August to 0600 UTC Friday 17 August 2018
Low pressure near Iceland will drift away slowly northeastwards, its associated cold fronts clearing southeast England this evening. A brisk showery westerly airstream will follow for a time, before another deep area of low pressure spreads unsettled and windy conditions eastwards later on Friday and during Saturday.
24 hour forecast: Southwesterly 5 or 6, veering westerly 3 or 4 later. Slight or moderate, becoming smooth or slight. Rain for a time. Good, occasionally moderate for a time.
Outlook for the following 24 hours: Westerly 3 or 4, backing southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later. Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate later. Fair. Good.