Channel Islands Shipping
For the area
bounded by latitude 50N, the French coast between Cap de la
Hague and Ile
de Brehat and longitude 3W.
Issued by the Jersey Meteorological Department at
10am Thursday, 24 April 2014 for the period ending 1pm
At 7am, a southerly flow covered the area. Occluded
front over eastern Britain and France expected to move
west over northern France this evening to affect the
Forecast from 1pm Thursday until 1pm
|Wind:||Mainly easterly 1 to 3, backing northeast to
north during the afternoon and increasing 3 to 4, further
backing north to northwest by morning, perhaps locally 5,
backing west by midday.
state:||Smooth or slight, locally
|Weather:||Rain at times
overnight and Friday morning.
locally moderate to poor in rain.
|Swell:||3 to 7 feet decreasing 2 to 5 feet later.
Outlook from 1pm Friday until 1pm
|Wind:||West 2 to 4, backing southerly by evening and
increasing 4 to 5, perhaps 6 for a time around midnight,
veering south to southwest in the morning.
state:||Slight, locally moderate
becoming moderate, locally rather rough overnight, with
|Weather:||Rain in the
east at first clearing. Further rain spreading in from the
east overnight, clearing Saturday morning.
good, locally moderate to poor in rain.
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