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Map of shipping forecast areas

The general synopsis at 1800

High southeastern Europe 1038, slow moving with ridge extending northwestwards to Scotland, declining 1035 by 1800 Saturday. New low expected Rockall 1015 by same time

Issued 21 January 00:15 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly backing southerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      In north, southwesterly backing southerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 for a time. In south, northwesterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      South 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate in east.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming south 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      In northeast, northwesterly backing westerly later, 4 or 5. In southwest, variable becoming southerly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      In northeast, slight or moderate. in southwest, slight.
    • Weather

      In northeast, fair. In southwest, occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      In northeast, good. In southwest, good, occasionally poor.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

      Variable becoming southerly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      In northeast, variable becoming southerly later, 3 or 4. In southwest, easterly or southeasterly veering southerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      In northeast, slight. in southwest, slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      In northeast, occasional drizzle. In southwest, fair.
    • Visibility

      In northeast, good, occasionally poor. In southwest, moderate or good.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly veering southerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly veering southerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly veering southerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly veering southerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly veering southerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      East 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      North 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      In southeast, cyclonic 4 or 5. In northwest, southerly becoming cyclonic later, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

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

      In southeast, showers. In northwest, showers, rain later.
    • Visibility

      In southeast, good. In northwest, good, occasionally moderate later.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

      In west, southerly becoming cyclonic later, 4 or 5. In east, southeasterly veering southerly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      In west, moderate or rough. in east, moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      In west, showers, rain later. In east, showers.
    • Visibility

      In west, good, occasionally moderate later. In east, moderate or good.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly veering southerly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly veering southerly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

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

      Rough, occasionally very rough.
    • Weather

      Fair then rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate, occasionally poor.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

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

      Rough, occasionally very rough.
    • Weather

      Fair then rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate, occasionally poor.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      South 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      South 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  28. Bailey

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    • Wind

      South becoming cyclonic 5 or 6, occasionally 7 at first.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      South or southwest 5 or 6, decreasing 4 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally slight in southeast.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      South or southwest 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  31. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Southerly veering southwesterly later, 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, showers later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally poor, becoming good later.