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Map of shipping forecast areas

The general synopsis at midday

Low Southeast Iceland 991 expected north Iceland 999 by midday tomorrow. Low Biscay 1009 slow moving with little change by same time.

Issued 5 May 16:25 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Southerly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally slight later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  2. North Utsire

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 4 May 21:42 UTC

    Southerly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Southerly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally slight later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Southerly 4 or 5, backing southeasterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      Southerly 4 or 5, backing southeasterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable, mainly east or southeast 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable, mainly east or southeast 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable, mainly east or southeast 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable, mainly east or southeast 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      South 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable, mainly east or southeast 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

      Southeast, backing east 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      Southeast, backing east 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

      East 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

      East 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

      East 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

      East 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      East 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly or cyclonic 4 or 5 decreasing 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Easterly 6 to gale 8 at first in southeast, otherwise cyclonic 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly or cyclonic 4 or 5 decreasing 3 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, mainly later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor overnight.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, mainly later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor overnight.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, mainly later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor overnight.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, mainly later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor overnight.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming northeast 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  25. Rockall

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 5 May 03:27 UTC

    Southwesterly severe gale force 9 decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5, becoming variable then northeast later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Rough, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5, becoming variable then northeast later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Rough, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 at first, becoming northwesterly 3 or 4 in south.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  28. Bailey

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 5 May 19:53 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 at first, becoming northwesterly 3 or 4 in south.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 to 7, decreasing 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high, becoming moderate later.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later in east.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Southwest 5 or 6, occasionally 7 at first.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  31. Southeast Iceland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 5 May 19:53 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic becoming westerly,5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later in east, decreasing 3 or 4 in west.
    • Sea State

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

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.