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The general synopsis at 28 February 20:00 UTC

At 281200UTC low 57 north 06 east 968 expected 64 north 03 east 971 by 011200UTC. High 66 north 18 west 1008 dissipating by same time. New lows expected 55 north 44 west 997, 52 north 33 west 999 and 58 north 15 west 991 by that time. New high expected 74 north 02 east 1008 by 011200UTC.

Issued 28 February 20:00 UTC

  1. Sole

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    • Wind

      Variable 4 for a time, but mainly west 6 to gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Showers or rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  2. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 to 7, becoming variable 3 or 4, then westerly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate.
  3. Rockall

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    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, becoming variable 3 or 4, then westerly 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later in south.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  4. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  5. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  6. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  7. East Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, but mainly easterly in north, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in south.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  8. West Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later in northeast.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Outbreaks of rain and snow, then wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor. Occasional very light icing in far west for a time.
  9. East Central Section

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, becoming mainly westerly later 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in east.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good occasionally poor.
  10. West Central Section

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    • Wind

      Westerly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 except in far north, becoming cyclonic in north.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers, rain later in west.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later in west.
  11. Denmark Strait

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming mainly northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair, but occasional rain and fog patches in far south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in far south.
  12. North Iceland

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    • Wind

      Variable, mainly southerly for a time, 3 or 4, occasionally 5 until later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional snow showers.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  13. Norwegian Basin

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, but mainly northerly at first 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in west.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.