Steam Packet cancel sailings for Monday 12th September
12th September, 2011
Strong winds which have been forecast for the next few days may affect Isle of Man Steam Packet sailings, the company has warned.
The tail end of Hurricane Katia has promoted warnings of winds South to Southwest 6 to gale 8, veering Southwest this morning and steadily increasing gale 8 or severe gale 9. Veering slightly West to Southwest during the afternoon, then later this evening or at first tonight easing West 7 or gale 8. Further easing mainly West 6 or 7 later tonight, still possibly occasionally gale 8 in places. State of Sea: Rough, becoming very rough in places for a time.