Steam Packet sailings update for Thursday 5th December
4th December, 2013
***Weather Warning – issued at 08:40hrs 04.12.2013***
Based on the current forecasts, the Thursday 05.12.2013 Douglas to Heysham 08:45hrs sailing is subject to potential disruption/cancellation. A further update will be issued at 14:00hrs today, Wendesday 4th December.
The weather forecast is:
Very windy on Thursday, west or south-west winds, turning north-westerly, will reach gale force with, perhaps, severe gales for a time in the morning, gusts to around 60 mph with the risk of some disruption or minor damage. The wind will start to moderate somewhat during the second half of the day, however. Rain for a time around mid morning will give way to showers during the afternoon, highest temperatures around 8 or 9 Celsius