Shipping Forecast

Valid

From: Thu 26th Nov at 00:00 UTC

To: Fri 27th Nov at 00:00 UTC

Summary at 1800

Low Portugal 1007 expected Trafalgar 1002 by 1800 on Thursday.

Issued at: 00:15 UTC on 26th Nov

Regions

Wind

Northwesterly 3 to 5 becoming variable 3 or 4, becoming southwest 4 or 5 later.

Sea State

Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first.

Weather

Showers at first.

Visibility

Good.

North Utsire

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Wind

Northwesterly 3 to 5 becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first.

Weather

Showers at first.

Visibility

Good.

South Utsire

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Wind

Northwesterly 3 to 5 becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight or moderate, occasionally rough at first.

Weather

Showers at first.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

Northwesterly becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good.

Cromarty

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Wind

Northwesterly becoming variable 3 or 4, becoming southwest 4 or 5 later.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

Northwesterly becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

Northwesterly becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

Northwesterly becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Showers.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

Southwest veering northwest, 3 to 5.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Occasional rain at first.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate.

German Bight

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Wind

Southwest veering northwest, 3 to 5.

Sea State

Slight or moderate.

Weather

Occasional rain at first.

Visibility

Good, occasionally moderate.

Wind

Southwest veering northwest 3 to 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate at first.

Weather

Occasional rain.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Wind

Southwest veering northwest 3 to 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.

Sea State

Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate at first.

Weather

Occasional rain.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Wind

Southwest becoming variable, 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight.

Weather

Occasional rain.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Wind

Southwest becoming variable, 3 or 4.

Sea State

Slight, occasionally moderate.

Weather

Occasional rain.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Portland

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Wind

Northeast 4 or 5.

Sea State

Moderate or rough.

Weather

Mainly fair.

Visibility

Good.

Plymouth

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Wind

Northeast 4 or 5.

Sea State

Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough in southwest at first.

Weather

Mainly fair.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

East or southeast, 4 to 6.

Sea State

Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough in west.

Weather

Rain at first.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Trafalgar

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Gale warning issued

Northerly gale force 8 expected soon

Issued at: 15:52 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

Cyclonic 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in northwest.

Sea State

Rough or very rough.

Weather

Rain or thundery showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally poor.

Gale warning issued

Northeasterly gale force 8 expected soon

Issued at: 15:52 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

North or northeast 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in south.

Sea State

Rough or very rough.

Weather

Rain or thundery showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally poor.

Wind

Northeasterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4 in west.

Sea State

Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough at first.

Weather

Mainly fair.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

North or northeast 3 or 4.

Sea State

Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

North or northeast 3 or 4.

Sea State

Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

Irish Sea

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Wind

Northwest becoming variable, 3 or 4.

Sea State

Smooth or slight.

Weather

Fair.

Visibility

Good.

Wind

Variable 3 or 4, becoming southwesterly 4 to 6 in northwest.

Sea State

Moderate or rough.

Weather

Rain later.

Visibility

Good.

Gale warning issued

Gale now ceased but southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Issued at: 09:52 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

Southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in north, veering west 4 or 5 later.

Sea State

Rough or very rough.

Weather

Rain at times.

Visibility

Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

Wind

Variable 3 or 4 becoming southwesterly 5 to 7.

Sea State

Moderate or rough.

Weather

Rain later.

Visibility

Good, occasionally poor later.

Hebrides

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Gale warning issued

Southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Issued at: 15:52 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

Variable 3 or 4 becoming southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in northwest.

Sea State

Moderate or rough, becoming very rough later in northwest.

Weather

Rain later.

Visibility

Good, occasionally poor later.

Gale warning issued

Gale now ceased but southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

Issued at: 09:52 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

South veering southwest 6 to gale 8.

Sea State

Rough becoming very rough or high.

Weather

Rain then showers.

Visibility

Good, occasionally poor.

Fair Isle

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Wind

Northwest 3 to 5, backing south or southwest 5 to 7.

Sea State

Moderate or rough.

Weather

Rain at times.

Visibility

Moderate or good.

Gale warning issued

Southerly gale force 8 expected later

Issued at: 09:52 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

Northwest 3 to 5, backing south or southwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8.

Sea State

Moderate or rough becoming mainly very rough.

Weather

Rain at times.

Visibility

Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

Southeast Iceland

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Gale warning issued

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

Issued at: 21:50 UTC on 25th Nov

Wind

Southerly veering southwesterly 7 to severe gale 9.

Sea State

Rough or very rough becoming high.

Weather

Rain then wintry showers.

Visibility

Moderate, occasionally poor.

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