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The general synopsis at 27 April 19:00 UTC

At 271200UTC low 64 north 06 west 984 expected 61 north 13 west 994 by 281200UTC. High 67 north 43 west 1035 expected 64 north 45 west 1036 by same time. High 53 north 25 west 1025 expected 47 north 06 west 1024 by that time. New low expected 43 north 43 west 990 by 281200UTC. New high expected 72 north 21 west 1032 by same time. Lows 47 north 41 west 1009, 57 north 30 west 1020 and 57 north 10 west 999 all losing their identities

Issued 27 April 20:00 UTC

  1. Sole

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    • Wind

      Northwest backing southwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough in west.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  2. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Northwest backing southwest for a time, 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Showers, rain later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  3. Rockall

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    • Wind

      Northwest 6 to gale 8, backing west 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  4. Bailey

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    • Wind

      Northwest 5 to 7, becoming cyclonic 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Very rough, occasionally high in north.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  5. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic becoming northeasterly, 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  6. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic becoming northeasterly, 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  7. East Northern Section

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 in north, occasionally 5 at first in far northeast and far southwest.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high in northeast.
    • Weather

      Wintry showers, occasional rain and sleet in far south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
  8. West Northern Section

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first in far south.
  9. East Central Section

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming easterly 5 or 6 later in far west.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Fair, then occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.
  10. West Central Section

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    • Wind

      Easterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming very rough later in west.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, mainly in south.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate or poor later in south.
  11. Denmark Strait

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    • Wind

      Northeasterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 at first near Iceland.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming mainly moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional snow, mainly near Iceland.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in far southeast. Occasional light icing until later near ice edge with temperatures ms02 to ms04.
  12. North Iceland

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic 6 to gale 8 at first in far southeast, otherwise northeasterly 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Very rough or high, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair in northwest, occasional sleet and snow in south.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good in northwest, moderate or poor in southeast. Occasional light icing near ice edge until later with temperatures ms02 to ms04.
  13. Norwegian Basin

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    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4, then northeasterly 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.