What do you mean - no info for wind?
- Isn't that what the shipping forecast is all about!!
Have a look at the shipping forecast
there's also a map showing all the different shipping areas (Tyne Dogger, Lundy etc)
Your area looks like CROMARTY from the map you posted yesturday! So todays forcast is:-
CROMARTY FORTH TYNE
NORTHWEST BACKING WEST OR SOUTHWEST 4 OR 5, DECREASING 3 FOR A TIME.
OCCASIONAL RAIN. GOOD
There is also the Inshore Waters Forecast again a map shows thare areas and the forecast is given between 2 points working around the country clockwise starting from Cape Wrath
The inshore forecast can be found at
So todays forecast for your area is:-
Issued by the Met Office at 0500 UTC on Tuesday 11 September 2001.
Inshore Waters Forecast to 12 miles offshore from 0500 UTC to 1700 UTC.
From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney.
12 hour forecast:
Wind: northwest backing west or southwest 3 or 4 .
Weather: occasional rain.
Visibility: moderate or good.
Sea State: moderate becoming slight.
Outlook for the following 24 hours:
Wind: southwest veering west 4, increasing 5 or 6 for a time.
Weather: rain then showers.
Visibility: moderate becoming good.
Sea State: slight, becoming moderate for a time.
Both of these forecasts are available by SMS (but you have to pay!)
The shipping forecast is available free via WAP
See previous post for prices
Does that help?