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The general synopsis at 1 October 19:00 UTC

At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Low 64 north 25 west 969 moving slowly northeast, losing its identity near 69 north 16 west by that time. New low expected 59 north 33 west 981 by 021200UTC. High 46 north 24 west 1032 expected 42 north 22 west 1029 by same time

Issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

  1. Sole

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    • Wind

      Variable 4, occasionally northeasterly 5 at first, becoming southwesterly 5 or 6 later in west.
    • Sea State

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

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  2. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5 increasing 6 to gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9 later in northwest.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming high in northwest.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor.
  3. Rockall

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southwest 6 to gale 8 backing south 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor.
  4. Bailey

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southwest 6 to gale 8, backing south gale 8 to storm 10 for a time.
    • Sea State

      High, but very high in northwest at first.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain.
    • Visibility

      Poor.
  5. Faeroes

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 6 to gale 8 backing southerly 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Poor.
  6. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 6 to gale 8 backing southerly 7 to severe gale 9.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough becoming very rough or high, occasionally very high.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Poor.
  7. East Northern Section

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southerly or southwesterly 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale 9 for a time except in far west.
    • Sea State

      High or very high becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Rain or squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Poor, occasionally moderate later.
  8. West Northern Section

    Storm warning issued 1 October 08:00 UTC

    At 010000UTC, low 62 north 32 west 961 expected 67 north 18 west 977 by 020000UTC. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the southern quadrant between 100 and 350 miles of the centre until 011600UTC. Northerly or northeasterly winds will reach storm force 10 in the north of the Denmark Strait and the northwest of north Iceland until 011000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 5 to 7 veering westerly 7 to severe gale 9.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Rain at first in east, otherwise squally showers, wintry at times.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor.
  9. East Central Section

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 at first in east, otherwise southerly or southwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 in north.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Fair, then rain at times in west.
    • Visibility

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

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 in north, but veering northwesterly 4 or 5 in south.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough in south, very rough or high in north.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, becoming wintry and squally in north.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, occasionally good in south.
  11. Denmark Strait

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 5 or 6 at first in south, otherwise northerly or northeasterly 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 north of 67 north.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Rain, sleet or snow at times.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor. Light or moderate icing north of 69 north with temperatures ms02 to ms04.
  12. North Iceland

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, but mainly southerly or southwesterly in far southeast, 5 to 7, increasing gale 8 to storm 10 in far southeast.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high in far southeast, otherwise rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Squally showers then rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, occasionally good except in far southeast.
  13. Norwegian Basin

    Storm warning issued 1 October 20:00 UTC

    At 011200UTC, developing Atlantic low near 50 north 39 west expected southwest Iceland 966 by 021200UTC. New low expected 63 north 25 west 967 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 in the northwest of East Northern Section after 0210000UTC. Southerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in Rockall and Bailey between 021000UTC and 021800UTC, in Faeroes after 021400UTC and in the far southeast of sea area north Iceland and the far west of Norwegian Basin after 021800UTC. Northerly winds will also reach storm force 10 in the east of Denmark Strait north of 67 north after 020000UTC.

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, backing southerly later, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later in west.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Squally showers then fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, becoming moderate or poor later.