Marine Forecast Texts for METAREA I
UK, Northwest European, Baltic Waters and High Seas

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Internet links to UK, Northwest European andScandinavian Waters, High Seas. Most are broadcast under the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) marine weather and some other forecasts for METAREA I, the eastern Atlantic north of 48 deg N and the Baltic.

Related pages


Links to forecasts

UK High Seas, Sea Areas and Inshore waters

UK Met Office Marine page

Also

Actual reports around UK coasts --- Updated hourly.

Alternative, for faster links from the IMO/WMO JCOMM site[


For detailed charts of wind and sea state see Meso-scale GRIB services

Sone od these forecasts can also be found on the BBC Site


Irish Coastal waters

Met Éirean Home page


The Netherlands


Jersey Met Office

Forcast for Jersey sea areas --- Area bounded by 50°N, 3°W and the French Coast. Issued by Jersey Met Dept.

French Sea and Coastal areas forecasts

Météo-France Marine Home page

Sea Areas

Inshore Waters Forecasts

Norway, Faeroes and Iceland

The Norwegian Met Service Home page

Icelandic Met Service Home page

For detailed charts of wind and sea state see Meso-scale GRIB services


Germany

German Met Service, DWD Home page

Index for all DWD marine forecasts
Select North Sea and Baltic
Then choose from

  • coastal weather - Inshore Waters
  • forecasts wind - Wind Forecast Geraman Bight and Ostsee in German - hit the German flag to see
  • weather report - Sea Areas Forecast for Baltic and North Sea, 24 hour forecast and outlook
  • forecasts 3 days - Grid point winds in tabular layout
  • observations - Actual S Baltic, N Sea and N British Isles
  • spec. observations - N Sea coastal reports last 3 hours
  • medium range - 5 day outlook for N Sea and Baltic

Quick links

Both in German


Sweden

http://www.smhi.se/ C SMHI, Swedish Met Servic Home pagee

For detailed charts of wind and sea state see Meso-scale GRIB services

Heights relate to average sea levels.


Denmark

Danish Meteorological Institute Home page

For detailed charts of wind and sea state see Meso-scale GRIB services


Finland

 Finnish Met Service Home page

For detailed charts of wind and sea state see Meso-scale GRIB services

Heights relate to average sea levels.


Baltic States and Poland

  • Estonia ---Vector wind charts, no texts
  • Latvia --- pictorial, no texts
  • Lithuania - Short period marine forecast in text
  • Poland --- Graphical, impressive but not very useful output from UK Global model and USN COAMPS

For more Baltic links go to my page Baltic Forecast Sources For detailed charts of wind and sea state see Meso-scale GRIB services


3-Day forecasts for English Channel, Irish sea to Gibraltar and Canary Isles

Go to the DWD Index page.
Hit the Union Flag, if necessary. Then Mediterranean Sea, then East Atlantic.


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