At 06:00UTC high, 1039mb, FitzRoy, expected to move slowly west, with weak fronts affecting the area at times.
Forecast from 12:00UTC Friday to 12:00UTC Saturday.
Weather: Local mist or fog patches in the southeast, clearing early afternoon. Patchy light drizzle at times tonight, with a chance of further mist patches in the south of the area.
Wind: Southerly 2 to 3 in the far east at first. Otherwise, westerly 2 to 3, increasing 4 to 5 by midnight, occasionally 6 mid-Channel later.
Visibility: Good, occasionally moderate, locally poor or very poor at times.
Sea state: Smooth locally slight with a low swell, increasing slight to moderate overnight, locally rather rough mid-Channel by dawn.
Sea temperature: 8.9°C
Outlook from 12:00UTC Saturday to 12:00UTC Sunday.
Weather: Occasional mist patches in the south of the area. Band of light rain and drizzle crossing the area southwards overnight.
Wind: Westerly 4 to 5, occasionally 6 mid-Channel until dusk, veering northeasterly 2 to 4 overnight, becoming variable 1 to 3 on Sunday morning.
Visibility: Locally poor at times. Otherwise good, becoming moderate for a time overnight.
Sea state: Slight in the far southeast to rather rough in the far northwest, decreasing smooth locally slight by Sunday morning, with a low swell.