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Low pressure over europe will move gradually towards southeast England spreading thundery rain westwards, with some fog and low cloud in eastern parts. At the same time, high pressure will develop to the north of Scotland, maintaining northerly winds across all parts.

* Wind or gale warning issued

  1. From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney * warning

    From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northerly 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fog patches for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor for a time.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in east.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fog patches for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor for a time.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Fog patches for a time, showers in south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor for a time.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby * warning

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

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

      Moderate, becoming rough at times later.
    • Weather

      Fog patches, thundery showers later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point * warning

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

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

      Moderate becoming rough.
    • Weather

      Fog patches, thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, thundery at times with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland * warning

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northerly 6 to gale 8, decreasing 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain or showers, fog patches developing.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

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

      Rough, becoming slight or moderate in south.
    • Weather

      Thunderstorms with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill * warning

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in far east.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain or showers, fog patches developing in far east.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in far east.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in east at first, decreasing 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or thundery showers, fog patches in east.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor in east.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis * warning

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North or northwest 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth west of portland at first, otherwise slight becoming moderate later.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers east of bournemouth, otherwise fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 or 6, decreasing 4 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  8. Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly * warning

    Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North or northwest 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth at first in lyme bay, otherwise slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers, perhaps thundery in east.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor in east.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  9. Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel * warning

    Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4 and becoming variable later in Bristol Channel.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers later in east.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  10. St Davids Head to Great Ormes Head, including St Georges Channel * warning

    St Davids Head to Great Ormes Head, including St Georges Channel

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  11. Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway * warning

    Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair, but showers later in south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 or 6, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, mainly in south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  12. Isle of Man * warning

    Isle of Man

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, occasionally 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 5 or 6, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough * warning

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later in northwest.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Mainly moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  14. The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel * warning

    The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in south.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 5 or 6, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North or northeast 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor in north for a time.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North or northeast 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  17. Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides * warning

    Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor in north for a time.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      North or northeast 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good occasionally poor at first.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

    For coastal areas up to 60 nautical miles from Lerwick, Shetland

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Nil

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 04:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair, risk of mist at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.

    05:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

  19. The Channel Islands * warning

    The Channel Islands

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

    • Wind

      Northwest to north 4 to 5, occasionally 3 at first, increasing 5 to 6 overnight, decreasing 4 to 5 in the afternoon, veering northerly later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rather rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain in the afternoon risk of thunder.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good, occasionally moderate to poor in rain.

    17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 to 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rather rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain risk of thunder at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate to good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May

From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney

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Strong wind warning

17:00 UTC Mon 30th May – 16:59 UTC Tue 31st May

  • Wind

    Northerly 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6.
  • Sea State

    Slight or moderate.
  • Weather

    Fog patches for a time.
  • Visibility

    Moderate or good, occasionally very poor for a time.

17:00 UTC Tue 31st May – 16:59 UTC Wed 1st Jun

  • Wind

    Northerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in east.
  • Sea State

    Moderate.
  • Weather

    Mainly fair.
  • Visibility

    Moderate or good.

Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 30th May