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The general synopsis at 22 June 19:00 UTC

At 221200UTC, low 58 north 24 west 985 expected 63 north 14 west 976 by 231200UTC. New lows expected 51 north 39 west 1009 and 46 north 45 west 1011 by same time. Low 63 north 30 west 987 moving slowly southwards and losing its identity. at 221200UTC, high 73 north 08 east 1018 expected 77 north 10 west 1017 by 231200UTC

Issued 22 June 20:00 UTC

  1. Sole

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 or 6, occasionally 4 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Fair at first, then occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  2. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Southwest 6 to gale 8, veering west 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  3. Rockall

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    • Wind

      South veering west 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  4. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Southerly veering westerly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 later in north.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  5. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Southeast veering southwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  6. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly 5 to 7, becoming cyclonic 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally poor.
  7. East Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Westerly or northwesterly 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  8. West Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in northeast, becoming variable 3 or 4 later in southwest.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough in far north.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain in northeast.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor in northeast.
  9. East Central Section

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 5 to 7, veering westerly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  10. West Central Section

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    • Wind

      Westerly backing southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in northwest later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  11. Denmark Strait

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 7 to severe gale 9, but 5 or 6 at first near Iceland and later in far west.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, with sleet or snow near ice edge.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor.
  12. North Iceland

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    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  13. Norwegian Basin

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    • Wind

      Southerly or southeasterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 to gale 8, then veering southwesterly 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.