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The general synopsis at 1800

Low mid Atlantic 999 expected Shannon 1010 by 1800 Monday. High Biscay 1026 expected belgium 1025 by same time. Low Faeroes 991 moving away northwards

Issued 25 September 23:15 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, backing southerly, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, backing southerly, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, backing southerly, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, backing southerly, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 or 6, backing south 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally smooth at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 or 6, backing south 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally smooth at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      Southwest, backing south, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      Southwest, backing south, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      Westerly, backing southerly, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

      Westerly, backing southerly, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      West or southwest, backing south, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

      West or southwest, backing south, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

      West or southwest, backing south, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

      West or southwest, backing south, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, backing southerly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, backing southerly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      In northwest, southwesterly 4 or 5, backing southerly 5 to 7. In southeast, variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      In northwest, moderate or rough. in southeast, moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      In northwest, rain or showers. In southeast, fair.
    • Visibility

      In northwest, moderate or good, occasionally poor. In southeast, moderate or good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Northerly 5 to 7, but 4 in northwest.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  19. FitzRoy

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 25 September 21:41 UTC

    Southerly gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      In southeast, northerly, backing westerly, 4 or 5, becoming southwesterly 5 to 7 for a time. In northwest, southerly 6 to gale 8, veering westerly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      In southeast, moderate or rough. in northwest, rough, occasionally very rough at first.
    • Weather

      In southeast, mainly fair. In northwest, fog patches, rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      In southeast, good, occasionally poor. In northwest, moderate, occasionally very poor.
  20. Sole

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 25 September 21:41 UTC

    Southerly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Southerly 6 to gale 8, veering westerly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Rough, occasionally very rough at first.
    • Weather

      Fog patches, rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5, backing southeast 5 to 7, then veering southwest 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate, occasionally very poor.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5, backing southeast 5 to 7, then veering southwest 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate, occasionally very poor.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

      South or southwest 4 or 5, backing southeast 5 to 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

      South, becoming cyclonic, 5 to 7, then becoming west later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

      Southwest, backing southeast, 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate or poor later.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      Southwest, backing southeast, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate or poor later.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 to 7, backing south 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  28. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 to 7, backing south 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 to 7, backing south 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      South or southwest 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  31. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate or rough, occasionally slight later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.