Coast Guard encourages safety near sea as gale force winds forecast
on 26/10/2013 08:44:19
The Coast Guard says that extra care is needed, with strong gale force westerly winds forcasted this weekend, especially on Sunday.
People are being advised to monitor weather broadcasts, to avoid exposed westerly coasts, cliff paths and coastal areas during the strong winds and not to venture out to sea unnecessarily.
The Coast Guard also remind people to dial 999 or 112 if you spot somebody in difficulty in the sea.