About the Sailing Weather Information Services

SWIS has been created to provide sailors with a comprehensive, easy to understand weather forecast.

As part of Weather Consultancy Services Ltd and SWIS is the creation of Founder and Managing Director Dr. Simon Keeling.

Simon is somewhat of a weather entrepeneur. He is well known within sailing circles for establishing Weather School which offers day weather courses to sailors helping them to make the best use of forecasts and the information around them. He has written several books and DVD on sailing weather and contibutes to Yachting Monthly and

Simon was also GMTV's weatherman for several years, a BBC on-screen forecaster and is also a lecturer in meteorology at the University of Birmingham.

The forecasting team at SWIS have many years of experience in providing weather forecasts to the sailing community. It's our mission to give you better forecasts which you can actually use to enhance you sailing days, whether that's for leisure, commercial or racing purposes.

Highest UK Wind - Next 24-hours
Based on GFS model updated: Tue 23 July 2024 22:30
Strong winds next 24-hours?
White=No warning, Yellow=F6+, Red=F7+
North Foreland to Eastbourne
Eastbourne to Selsey Bill
Selsey Bill to Swanage
The Solent
Swanage to Lyme Regis
Lyme Regis to Plymouth
Plymouth to Lands End
Isles of Scilly
Channel Islands
Bristol Channel (West of 4W)
Bristol Channel (East of 4W)
St Davids Head to Holyhead
Holyhead to Barrow-in-Furness
Barrow-in-Furness to Mull of Kintyre
Mull of Kintyre to Campbell Town
Campbell Town to Ardnamurchan Point
Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath
Cape Wrath to Thurso
Fraserburgh to Montrose
Montrose to Dunbar
Dunbar to Whitby
Whitby to Gibraltar Point
Gibraltar Point to Cromer
Cromer to North Foreland