Dutch continental shelf

Forecast Dutch EEZ

Issued: 26 september 2018 11:43 UTC

Gale warnings:

German Bight
west to southwest 8

Dogger
west to southwest 7

Other districts:
no warning

Synopsis:

Ridge across The Channel and the south of England changing little. low over northern Norway, 975, moving northeastwards. Secondary low develops west of Scotland, and moving eastwards to Norway, 1008. Associated trough approaching the Dogger on Thursday afternoon.

Forecast valid Wednesday 15:00 uur till Thursday 03:00 uur UTC:

German Bight
west to southwest 6-7, decreasing west 4-5,first occasionally light rain or drizzle, visibility good, moderate in precipitation, waveheight 2.5-3.5 meter, decreasing 1.5-2.0 meter

Dogger
west to southwest 5-6, first possibly 7, decreasing 4-5,first risk light rain or drizzle, visibility good, in precipitation possibly moderate, waveheight 2.0-3.0 meter, decreasing around 1.5 meter

Humber
west to southwest 5-6, decreasing 3-4,first risk light rain or drizzle, visibility good, in precipitation possibly moderate, waveheight 1.5-2.5 meter, decreasing around 1.0 meter

Thames
southwest 5-6, decreasing 3-4, visibility good, waveheight 0.5-1.5 meter, decreasing 0.5-1.0 meter

Forecast valid Thursday 03:00 uur till Thursday 15:00 uur UTC:

German Bight
west 4-5, increasing southwest 5-6, visibility good, waveheight 1.5-2.0 meter, in the south decreasing 1.0-1.5 meter, later increasing 1.5-2.5 meter

Dogger
southwest 4-5, increasing 5-6,later risk light rain, visibility good, in precipitation possibly moderate, waveheight around 1.5 meter, increasing 1.5-2.5 meter

Thames
southwest 3-4, later increasing 4-5, visibility good, waveheight 0.5-1.0 meter, later increasing around 1.0 meter

Humber
southwest 3-4, increasing 4-5, later possibly 6, visibility good, waveheight around 1.0 meter, later increasing 1.0-1.5 meter


Next forecast will be approximately issued at Thursday 27 september 2018 00.30 UTC.