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The general synopsis at 21 September 19:00 UTC

At 211200UTC, low 65 north 46 west 979 expected 57 north 31 west 993 by 221200UTC. High 58 north 07 west 1028 expected 51 north 06 west 1027 by same time. High 42 north 47 west 1035 expected 42 north 42 west 1037 by that time

Issued 21 September 20:00 UTC

  1. Sole

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    • Wind

      Northeast becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  2. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming northwesterly 4 or 5 in northwest.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain later in northwest.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  3. Rockall

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    • Wind

      South veering west 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough in northwest.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  4. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  5. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Variable 4, becoming southwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough in west.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  6. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in northwest.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  7. East Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Southerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first in far northeast.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  8. West Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, but cyclonic in far northwest, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  9. East Central Section

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  10. West Central Section

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, but variable 3 or 4 in far southeast.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain in north.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate in north.
  11. Denmark Strait

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in south, becoming cyclonic 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough in south, but slight or moderate in north.
    • Weather

      Rain at times and fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor.
  12. North Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southerly or southeasterly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Fair at first, then occasional rain or drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate or poor.
  13. Norwegian Basin

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    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in southeast, becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough at first.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.