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Map of shipping forecast areas

The general synopsis at midnight

Low 250 miles east-northeast of Iceland 991 moving away steadily northeastwards

Issued 22 May 04:05 UTC

  1. Viking

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 21 May 15:31 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering westerly then northwesterly 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, becoming good.
  2. North Utsire

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 21 May 15:31 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering westerly then northwesterly 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, becoming good.
  3. South Utsire

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 22 May 03:39 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, veering westerly then northwesterly 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, becoming good.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally slight.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering northwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering northwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering northwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly veering northwesterly 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering north or northwest, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering north or northwest, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

      Westerly, veering northerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

      Westerly, veering northerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

      Westerly, veering northerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

      Westerly, veering northerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      Westerly, veering northerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      In north, westerly, veering northerly later, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times. In south, northerly backing northwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in east.
    • Sea State

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

      In north, drizzle, fog patches. In south, rain later.
    • Visibility

      In north, moderate, occasionally very poor. In south, moderate or good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      East or northeast 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      In south, northeasterly 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later in far south. In north, westerly or southwesterly veering northerly, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

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

      In south, mainly fair. In north, drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      In south, good. In north, moderate, occasionally very poor.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly veering northerly, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly veering northerly, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly veering northerly, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly veering northerly, 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate, occasionally very poor.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly, then backing southwesterly later, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or drizzle, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly, then backing southwesterly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or drizzle, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly, then backing southwesterly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or drizzle, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  27. Hebrides

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 21 May 09:32 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      In south, westerly veering northwesterly, then backing southwesterly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times. In north, westerly veering northwesterly 6 to gale 8, becoming variable 4.
    • Sea State

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

      In south, rain or drizzle, fog patches at first. In north, showers.
    • Visibility

      In south, moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first. In north, moderate or good.
  28. Bailey

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 21 May 09:32 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly 6 to gale 8, becoming variable 4, then southerly 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  29. Fair Isle

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 21 May 09:32 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      West veering northwest 6 to gale 8, becoming variable 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough for a time.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor, becoming good.
  30. Faeroes

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 21 May 21:45 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 imminent, increasing severe gale force 9 soon

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    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly 7 to severe gale 9, becoming variable 4, then southerly 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  31. Southeast Iceland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 22 May 03:39 UTC

    Severe gale force 9 veering northwesterly and decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly 7 to severe gale 9, becoming variable 4, then southerly 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.