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The general synopsis at 26 September 07:00 UTC

At 260000UTC, low 62 north 40 west 983, slow moving, losing its identity by 270000UTC. New lows expected 52 north 27 west 1003, 49 north 44 west 993 and 60 north 48 west 991 by same time. Low 46 north 24 west 1004 expected 62 north 19 west 993 by that time. High eastern Greenland 1018 dissipating

Issued 26 September 08:00 UTC

  1. Sole

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    • Wind

      In west, southerly 5 to 7, veering westerly 4 or 5 later. in east, southerly 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      In west, moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough. in east, slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      In west, occasional rain. in east, fair.
    • Visibility

      In west, good, occasionally poor. in east, good.
  2. Shannon

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    • Wind

      South 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  3. Rockall

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    • Wind

      South 6 to gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  4. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Southeast 6 to gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  5. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Southeast 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  6. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly 6 to gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high later in south.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  7. East Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming cyclonic 6 to gale 8 for a time in east.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming moderate or rough in west.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain for a time in east.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate or poor for a time in east.
  8. West Northern Section

    Storm warning issued 26 September 08:00 UTC

    At 260000UTC, low 62 north 40 west 983, slow moving, losing its identity by 270000UTC. Northeasterly winds are expected to reach storm force 10 in the far northwest of West Northern Section and the southwest of Denmark Strait until 261800UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly backing southerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in northeast.
    • Sea State

      Very rough at first in north, otherwise moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers, becoming wintry in west.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  9. East Central Section

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, mainly westerly 4 or 5, but 6 to gale 8 at first in east, then increasing 6 or 7 later in west.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  10. West Central Section

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, mainly westerly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 for a time in central areas, increasing gale 8 or severe gale 9 later in southwest.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming very rough later in southwest.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  11. Denmark Strait

    Storm warning issued 26 September 08:00 UTC

    At 260000UTC, low 62 north 40 west 983, slow moving, losing its identity by 270000UTC. Northeasterly winds are expected to reach storm force 10 in the far northwest of West Northern Section and the southwest of Denmark Strait until 261800UTC.

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly 6 to gale 8, but severe gale 9 or storm 10 at first in southwest, decreasing 4 or 5 for a time in south, then increasing severe gale 9 at times later in north.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high at first in southwest, otherwise rough or very rough, becoming moderate at times in east.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain with sleet or snow at times near greenland coast.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor near greenland coast, becoming good at times in central and southeastern areas.
  12. North Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  13. Norwegian Basin

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 in northeast, otherwise southeasterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 in west.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming rough in west, but slight at times later near norwegian coast.
    • Weather

      Showers in west, otherwise fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.