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  • dark blue Niton
  • purple Cullercoats
  • dark green Portpatrick

Extended Outlooks 1800 UTC Sun 02 Aug to 1800 UTC Wed 05 Aug Issued by the Met Office, on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, at 312300 UTC

  1. Niton

    Deep low pressure centre 981 lies to the west of Shannon on Sunday evening affecting much of the north of Niton. This moves slowly north-east to lie over the Outer Hebrides by Tuesday evening and then fills, centre 993, and moves north over SE Iceland through Wednesday. A further low pressure centre 999 moves east across the north of the area and across Ireland through Wednesday as a ridge of high pressure builds over the Bay of Biscay. Strong winds affecting the north of Fitzroy, Sole, Lundy, Fastnet and Shannon on Sunday evening. These spreading to Plymouth and Irish Sea through Monday and strengthening to gale across Sole, Fastnet and Shannon, locally severe gale across Shannon. Winds gradually moderating through Teusday morning and clearing to the north of the area by the evening. Further strong winds affecting Plymouth, Fizroy, Sole and areas north of these through Wednesday with winds becoming light to the south

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  2. Cullercoats

    On Sunday evening a col lies over Cullercoats area with a weak low pressure over Scandinavia and a deep low pressure centre 981 to the west of Ireland. This second low pressure centre moves slowly north-east to lie over the Outer Hebrides by Tuesday evening before filling and moving north to the east of Iceland through Wednesday. On Wednesday the high pressure over the continent extends over the south-east of Cullercoats. On Sunday evening light winds across Cullercoats but strong winds move into all areas north of Forties, Forth and Fisher on Monday, slowly moving north to clear the far north of the area by the early hours of Tuesday morning. Further strong winds then spreading into areas north and west of Dogger through Tuesday before winds moderate across Cullercoats on Wednesday, becoming light in the south-east of the area

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  3. Portpatrick

    Deep low pressure centre 981 lies to the west of Shannon and Rockall on Sunday evening affecting all of Portpatrick. This moves slowly north-east to lie over the Outer Hebrides by Tuesday evening and then fills, centre 993, and moves north over SE Iceland through Wednesday. A further low pressure centre 999 moves east across the south of the area through Wednesday. Strong winds across all of Portpatrick on Sunday evening apart from Irish Sea, Fair Isle, Faeroes and SE Iceland, although spreading to these areas too through Monday. Winds strengthening to gale south of Rockall and Malin on Monday, locally severe gale in the south of the area. On Tuesday strong winds or locally gales affecting all sea areas around Ireland as well as SE Iceland. These all moderating through the evening. Further strong winds into the south of the area on Wednesday

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Last Updated at 23:38 UTC on Friday 31 July