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Low north Wales 1004 expected just north of Denmark 995 by 0600 tomorrow. Low Faeroes 994 expected Fair Isle 998 by same time

Issued 29 May 10:30 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, veering northerly, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, veering northerly, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      Southwest, becoming cyclonic, 5 or 6, then becoming west 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  10. German Bight

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 May 08:55 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Southwest, becoming cyclonic, 5 or 6, then becoming west 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  11. Humber

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 May 15:37 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Southwest, veering west, 5 to 7, increasing gale 8 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough in east.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  12. Thames

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 May 03:40 UTC

    Southwesterly severe gale force 9 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Southwest 7 to severe gale 9, veering west 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Squally showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  13. Dover

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 May 03:40 UTC

    Southwesterly severe gale force 9 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Southwest 7 to severe gale 9, veering west 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Squally showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  14. Wight

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 May 15:37 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming mainly slight.
    • Weather

      Squally showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  15. Portland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 May 21:39 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming mainly slight.
    • Weather

      Squally showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming mainly slight.
    • Weather

      Squally showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic in southeast, otherwise northerly, 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      In south, northerly 5 to 7, backing westerly 4 or 5. In north, westerly 3 or 4, backing southwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      In south, slight or moderate. in north, moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain later.
    • Visibility

      In south, good. In north, good, occasionally poor later.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

      Westerly 3 or 4, backing southwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.
  21. Lundy

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 May 21:39 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate, occasionally rough at first.
    • Weather

      Rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate, occasionally rough at first.
    • Weather

      Rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, backing southwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain later in south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, becoming variable 3, then becoming southeast 5 to 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Showers at first, rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate or poor.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, becoming variable 3, then becoming southeast 5 to 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Showers at first, rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate or poor.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  28. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic, becoming mainly northerly, 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      In east, cyclonic, becoming mainly northerly, 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times. In west, northwesterly 5 to 7, veering northeasterly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      In east, rain or thundery showers. In west, rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  31. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 to 7, veering northeasterly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.