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Chan eil seo ri fhaighinn ach ann am Beurla a-mhàin

Summary

A cold northerly airflow will affect the British Isles during the next day or two. Small polar lows moving southwards within this airstream will bring gales for some, along with squally wintry showers.

* 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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Cyclonic 5 to 7, occasionally 4 at first, becoming north 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale 9 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in Moray Firth, otherwise rough or very rough, occasionally high in north.
    • Weather

      Squally sleet or snow showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 6 to gale 8 backing northwest 4 or 5, occasionally 3 later.
    • Sea State

      Very rough at first in north and near Aberdeenshire, otherwise moderate or rough, but becoming slight in Moray Firth.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally 4 at first, then increasing gale 8 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate becoming moderate or rough, occasionally very rough in far north.
    • Weather

      Squally sleet or snow showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally very poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North backing northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, then decreasing 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Very rough at first in far north, otherwise moderate or rough, occasionally slight in Firth of Forth.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby * warning

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, increasing gale 8 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, then decreasing 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough at first.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point * warning

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, decreasing 4 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough in north, slight or moderate in south.
    • Weather

      Showers, becoming wintry.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, decreasing 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight at first in south, otherwise moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland * warning

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first in north, then decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough for a time near northeast Norfolk.
    • Weather

      Showers, becoming wintry in north.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, then becoming variable 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill * warning

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Southwesterly veering northerly or northwesterly, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, decreasing 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 3 at first, then increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in far east.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis * warning

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      West veering north or northwest, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, then becoming variable 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming north or northeast 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

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

      Slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northeast 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, then becoming variable 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Westerly or northwesterly 4 or 5 veering northerly or northerly or northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 in west, decreasing 4 at times in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough near Pembrokeshire.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northeast 5 to 7 decreasing 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first near Pembrokeshire.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in Cardigan Bay, otherwise moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers, becoming wintry.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northeast 5 to 7 decreasing 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first except in Cardigan Bay.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, decreasing 4 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming slight or moderate in north.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 5 or 6, occasionally 7 at first, backing northwest 4 or 5, decreasing 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first in south.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  12. Isle of Man * warning

    Isle of Man

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7 decreasing 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Showers then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough * warning

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first in north, then decreasing 5 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Squally wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7 decreasing 3 or 4, then backing northwest later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, wintry at first, then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwesterly veering northerly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first in North Channel, then decreasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in Firth of Clyde, otherwise moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Squally wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7 decreasing 3 or 4, then backing northwest later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate at first except in Firth of Clyde, otherwise slight.
    • Weather

      Showers, wintry at first, then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point * warning

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwest veering north 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first, decreasing 5 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Squally wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7 decreasing 3 or 4, then backing northwest later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, wintry at first, then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwest veering north 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough in south, rough or very rough in north.
    • Weather

      Squally sleet and snow showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7 backing northwest 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough at first in north, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, wintry at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  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

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwest veering north 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first.
    • Sea State

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

      Squally sleet and snow showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 5 to 7 backing northwest 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Very rough at first in far north, otherwise moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, wintry at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6 veering north 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale 9 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate at first in south and east, otherwise rough or very rough, but occasionally high in west and north.
    • Weather

      Squally sleet and snow showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

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

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Gale force 8 backing northerly imminent, then increasing severe gale force 9 later, issued at 2158 UTC on 23 April 2017.

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 05:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 4 at first, then veering northerly 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale 9 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate at first in southeast, otherwise rough or very rough, but occasionally high in north and west.
    • Weather

      Squally sleet, snow and hail showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    06:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Northerly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high in north and west, rough or very rough in south and east.
    • Weather

      Squally wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr

  19. The Channel Islands * warning

    The Channel Islands

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    Strong wind warning

    18:00 UTC Mon 24th Apr – 17:59 UTC Tue 25th Apr

    • Wind

      Westerly 3 to 4, occasionally 5, veering north 4 to 5 this evening, occasionally 6 overnight with gusts to 35kt, decreasing 3 to 4 Tuesday afternoon and gusty around showers.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate overnight, perhaps locally rather rough in the south.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, clearing before dawn, isolated showers developing Tuesday afternoon.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate to poor in rain or showers.

    18:00 UTC Tue 25th Apr – 17:59 UTC Wed 26th Apr

    • Wind

      North 3 to 4, occasionally 4 to 5 and gusty around showers, veering northeasterly overnight.
    • Sea State

      Slight to moderate.
    • Weather

      Isolated showers, becoming more frequent for a time overnight with a risk of hail and thunder.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate to poor in showers.

    Issued at 18:00 UTC on Monday 24th Apr