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Map of shipping forecast areas

The general synopsis at midday

Low west Sole 1002 moving slowly east and losing its identity by midday tomorrow. New low expected Fisher 1007 by same time. High German Bight 1023 moving away quickly eastwards

Issued 27 August 16:25 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Variable 2 or 3, becoming northerly 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      Variable 2 or 3, becoming northerly 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Variable 2 or 3, becoming northeasterly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      In southeast, variable 2 or 3, becoming northeasterly 4 or 5. In northwest, easterly, backing northerly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      In southeast, slight, occasionally moderate. in northwest, slight, occasionally smooth at first.
    • Weather

      In southeast, rain at times. In northwest, showers.
    • Visibility

      In southeast, good, occasionally poor. In northwest, good, occasionally moderate.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      Easterly, backing northerly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally smooth at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      Easterly, backing northerly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally smooth at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      East, becoming cyclonic later, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      East, becoming cyclonic later, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      Variable 3, becoming east or northeast 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

      East, becoming cyclonic, then mainly southwest, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      East, becoming cyclonic, then mainly southwest, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

      East, becoming cyclonic, then mainly southwest, 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

      Variable 3, becoming southwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

      Variable 3, becoming southwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, veering westerly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly, veering westerly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      In north, southwesterly, veering westerly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time. In south, westerly or northwesterly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      In north, slight, becoming moderate, occasionally rough. in south, slight or moderate, occasionally rough in far north.
    • Weather

      In north, showers. In south, mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      In north, moderate or good. In south, mainly good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Easterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in far southeast, otherwise northerly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough in far southeast.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers in southeast, otherwise fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate in southeast.
  19. FitzRoy

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 27 August 03:19 UTC

    Gale force 8 veering westerly soon

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    • Wind

      In south, westerly or northwesterly 4 or 5. In north, westerly or southwesterly 6 or 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, veering northwesterly 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      In south, slight or moderate, occasionally rough in far north. in north, rough or very rough, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      In south, mainly fair. In north, rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      In south, mainly good. In north, moderate or good.
  20. Sole

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 27 August 03:19 UTC

    Gale force 8 veering westerly soon

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 6 or 7, occasionally gale 8 at first, veering northwesterly 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

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

      Slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fair later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

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

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

      Rain or showers, fair later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

      East, becoming cyclonic, then northwest later, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 5 to 7, becoming northwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming slight or moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, becoming good.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

      Northeast, backing north or northwest, 4 or 5, then becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, fair later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      Northeast, backing north or northwest, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, fair later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  28. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  31. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.