Inshore Waters forecast

The inshore waters forecast issued by the Met Office, on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency for coastal areas up to 12 miles offshore.

From Friday, 13 December 2019 0000 UTC until Saturday, 14 December 2019 0000 UTC

General situation at 2300 UTC on Thursday, 12 December 2019
Low pressure will dominate across the United Kingdom for the next few days, bringing unsettled weather to all areas at times and some very strong winds, particularly in southern parts.

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

24 hour forecast: Wind: West 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally 6 later. Sea state: Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough. Weather: Rain or showers, squally at first. Visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.
Outlook for the following 24 hours: Wind: West, backing southwest later, 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale 9 at times. Sea state: Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate. Weather: Rain or showers. Visibility: Moderate, occasionally poor.