Quick links to your favourite sites...
UK inshore weather forecasts supplied by the Met Office
Shipping Forecast and Gale Warnings
Offshore shipping forecasts supplied by the Met Office
BBC Weather Centre
Supplies online inshore and shipping forecasting, pressure charts and tide tables
Up to date observations from around UK can also be accessed by WAP phone includes buoy reports
UK Weather forecasts, long range weather forecasts
Recent marine data from data buoys - supplied by NDBC
Weather forecasts for wind surfing and other wind related sports
Marine forecasting for Eire and Northern Ireland
Irish weather buoys
English channel weather from France
German site with long range forecasts and familiar met office charts
Information for around the world
Free 7-day tidal forecasting
Comprehensive online tidal prediction service supplied by the UKHO
United Kingdom Hydrographic Office
Provides a range of oceanographic products and services
Free, easy to use tidal prediction software for Windows
Tune in to the BBC Radio 4 Shipping Forecast for reports and forecasts of weather for the seas around the coasts of Britain and Ireland.
There are four broadcasts per day:
transmitted on FM and LW. Includes weather reports from coastal stations at 0051, an inshore waters forecast at 0053 and further weather reports at 0055. The broadcast finishes at approximately 0058, and is followed by a short goodnight message and the closedown of the station for the night.
transmitted on FM and LW. Includes weather reports from coastal stations at 0525, and an inshore waters forecast at 0527.
transmitted on longwave only.
transmitted on longwave only on weekdays and on both FM and Longwave at weekends.