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An anticyclone will develop across northern France by Monday morning, moving into southern Germany by the end of the day. A complex area of low pressure will remain slow moving over the eastern Atlantic.

* Wind or gale warning issued

  1. From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney

    From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest 5 at first near Rattray Head, otherwise variable 3 or 4, becoming northwest 5 for a time near Orkney, then east 4 or 5 later except near Orkney.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate for a time later in northeast Orkney.
    • Weather

      Fog patches at first, showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Northeast 4 or 5, increasing 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly, occasionally northwesterly, backing southerly or southeasterly, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain and fog patches later in south.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later in south.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southerly or southeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 3 at first, becoming southwesterly 5 or 6 for a time later in south, then northwesterly 5 or 6 in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest backing south 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain and fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      South veering west 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain and fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest, backing south later, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers and fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      South veering west 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, backing southerly 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southerly 4 or 5, veering westerly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate later in south.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain and fog patches for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

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

      Slight, occasionally smooth later.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming southwesterly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain and fog patches for a time.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly, backing southerly or southeasterly, 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later in west.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southerly 4 or 5, veering westerly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery rain and fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  8. Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly * warning

    Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest, backing south for a time, 4, increasing 5 to 7 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough in far west.
    • Weather

      Rain and fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5, veering west 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain and fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  9. Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel * warning

    Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest, backing south for a time, 4, increasing 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough in west.
    • Weather

      Rain and fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5, veering west 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  10. St Davids Head to Great Ormes Head, including St Georges Channel * warning

    St Davids Head to Great Ormes Head, including St Georges Channel

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwesterly, backing southerly or southeasterly, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough in far west.
    • Weather

      Rain and fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough later in south.
    • Weather

      Squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  11. Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway * warning

    Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in south, backing south or southeast 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate later in north.
    • Weather

      Rain, fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate good, occasionally very poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain then squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  12. Isle of Man * warning

    Isle of Man

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      South or southwest, backing southeast for a time, 3 or 4, increasing 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time later.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate or poor for a time later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough * warning

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming southerly or southeasterly 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain, fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southerly veering southwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times in south, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  14. The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel * warning

    The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or less, becoming southeasterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain and fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southerly veering southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in south, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming smooth in shelter.
    • Weather

      Squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point * warning

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or less, becoming southeasterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain and fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Southeasterly veering southerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in north, becoming variable 3 or less for a time, then becoming northerly 5 or 6 later near Ardnamurchan Point.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or squally showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or less, becoming easterly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate later in far south and far north.
    • Weather

      Rain later in south.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later in south.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 5 or 6, becoming variable 3 or 4 for a time in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  17. Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides * warning

    Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or less, becoming easterly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain later in south.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later in south.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      Easterly or northeasterly 5 or 6, becoming variable 3 or 4 for a time in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    Strong wind warning

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times, becoming variable 3 later in southwest.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate later in northwest.
    • Weather

      Rain at times, fog patches until later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor until later.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

    For coastal areas up to 60 nautical miles from Lerwick, Shetland

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Nil

    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 10:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      Northwest 3 increasing 4 or 5, then veering north or northeast in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, occasionally smooth at first.
    • Weather

      Occasionally heavy rain, with mist and fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or poor occasionally very poor.

    11:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      North or northeast, but northwest in south at first, 4 or 5 occasionally 3 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mist and fog patches at first, then rain slowly clearing.
    • Visibility

      Moderate occasionally poor or very poor, becoming good.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

  19. The Channel Islands

    The Channel Islands

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    23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

    • Wind

      West 3 to 4, occasionally 2, backing southerly around dawn, further backing southeast to east by midday, veering south to southwest in the evening and increasing 4 to 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate Monday evening.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

    • Wind

      South to southwest 4 to 5, veering west mid morning, occasionally 6 by midday.
    • Sea State

      Slight to moderate with a low swell, becoming moderate to rather rough by afternoon, perhaps rough in the north Tuesday evening.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain by dawn, with a risk of thunder, clearing during the afternoon.
    • Visibility

      Good, becoming moderate to poor in rain.

    Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul

The Mull of Galloway to Mull of Kintyre including the Firth of Clyde and the North Channel

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Strong wind warning

23:00 UTC Sun 5th Jul – 22:59 UTC Mon 6th Jul

  • Wind

    Variable 3 or less, becoming southeasterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7 for a time later.
  • Sea State

    Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate.
  • Weather

    Rain and fog patches later.
  • Visibility

    Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

23:00 UTC Mon 6th Jul – 22:59 UTC Tue 7th Jul

  • Wind

    Southerly veering southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in south, becoming variable 3 or less later.
  • Sea State

    Slight or moderate, becoming smooth in shelter.
  • Weather

    Squally showers.
  • Visibility

    Good.

Issued at 23:00 UTC on Sunday 5th Jul