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Map of shipping forecast areas

The general synopsis at midnight

Low Rockall 985 expected 150 miles west of Rockall 977 by midnight tonight

Issued 3 May 04:05 UTC

  1. Viking

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly severe gale force 9 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly veering easterly 5 to 7, occasionally variable 4 at first, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate.
  2. North Utsire

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly veering easterly 5 to 7, occasionally variable 4 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate.
  3. South Utsire

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly severe gale force 9 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly veering easterly 5 to 7, occasionally variable 4 at first, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good becoming moderate.
  4. Forties

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 soon

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    • Wind

      In northeast, northeasterly veering easterly 5 to 7, occasionally variable 4 at first, perhaps gale 8 later. In southwest, easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      In northeast, moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later. in southwest, moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      In northeast, rain later. In southwest, rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      In northeast, good becoming moderate. In southwest, moderate, occasionally very poor.
  5. Cromarty

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 03:35 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  6. Forth

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 03:35 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good later.
  7. Tyne

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 2 May 21:27 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good later.
  8. Dogger

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 2 May 21:27 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  9. Fisher

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  10. German Bight

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly, veering southerly or southwesterly, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      Southeast veering southwest 5 to 7, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

      Southeast veering southwest 5 to 7, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

      Southeast veering southwest 5 to 7, decreasing 4 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

      South or southwest, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Poor or very poor, becoming moderate or good.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

      South or southwest, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Poor or very poor, becoming moderate or good.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      South or southwest, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Poor or very poor, becoming moderate or good.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, becoming variable 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 to 7, becoming variable 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches developing.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, becoming variable 4, then becoming easterly or southeasterly 5 or 6 later in far south.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

      Southwest, veering west for a time, 5 to 7, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

      Southwest, veering west for a time, 5 to 7, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

      Southwest, veering west for a time, 5 to 7, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

      South or southeast, veering southwest later, 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good later.
  24. Shannon

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 03:35 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7, occasionally gale 8 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor, becoming good later.
  25. Rockall

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 03:35 UTC

    Easterly severe gale force 9 continuing

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 until later, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  26. Malin

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly severe gale force 9 now decreased gale force 8

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 until later, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  27. Hebrides

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly severe gale force 9 continuing

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 until later, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  28. Bailey

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly severe gale force 9 continuing

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 until later, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate, becoming high for a time.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers with fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  29. Fair Isle

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Easterly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 soon

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    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 5 to 7, increasing gale 8 at times, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or sleet.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  30. Faeroes

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Gale force 8 backing northeasterly and increasing severe gale force 9 later

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    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 5 to 7, increasing gale 8 at times, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or sleet.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  31. Southeast Iceland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 3 May 09:43 UTC

    Northeasterly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 later

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    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 5 to 7, increasing gale 8 at times, perhaps severe gale 9 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or sleet.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.