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A developing area of low pressure will move northwards across the eastern North Sea tonight, to become slow moving near Denmark on Tuesday and Wednesday. High pressure will remain slow moving over the mid Atlantic.

* Wind or gale warning issued

  1. From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney * warning

    From Cape Wrath to Rattray Head including Orkney

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight for a time in southeast.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming rough, occasionally very rough later in east.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate for a time.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 at first in south, otherwise northerly or northwesterly, 4 or 5 increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 later in north.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming rough, occasionally very rough later in north.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate for a time.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North backing northwest, 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain, then showers, thundery later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers, thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate for a time.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point * warning

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 for a time in south, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight later.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate for a time.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or less, becoming northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight at first, occasionally rough later in north.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland * warning

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 for a time, becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate for a time.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming northwesterly 4 or 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly backing westerly later, 3 or 4 increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate for a time in east.
    • Weather

      Rain at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly for a time, 3 or 4 increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North backing northwest, 3 or 4 increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight, occasionally smooth later.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

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

    Lyme Regis to Lands End including the Isles of Scilly

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first in east.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

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

    Lands End to St Davids Head including the Bristol Channel

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

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

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

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  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

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in west, becoming variable 3 or 4 until later in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  12. Isle of Man * warning

    Isle of Man

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough * warning

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight at first in southeast.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  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

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point * warning

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally slight at first.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  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

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later in far north.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    Strong wind warning

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Cyclonic 3 or 4, becoming northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough later in far east.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

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

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Nil

    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 04:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Cyclonic 3 or 4 at first in east otherwise northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate but slight in southeast.
    • Weather

      Isolated showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    05:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 5 or 6, occasionally 4 at first in southeast.
    • Sea State

      Moderate but slight at first in southeast, becoming rough later in far east.
    • Weather

      Isolated showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

  19. The Channel Islands

    The Channel Islands

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    17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

    • Wind

      North to northwest 3 to 4, occasionally 5.
    • Sea State

      Mainly slight.
    • Weather

      Risk of showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest to northerly 3 to 4, perhaps occasionally 5 Tuesday evening.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Isolated showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate in showers.

    Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug

Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides

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Strong wind warning

17:00 UTC Mon 31st Aug – 16:59 UTC Tue 1st Sep

  • Wind

    North 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
  • Sea State

    Moderate.
  • Weather

    Showers.
  • Visibility

    Good.

17:00 UTC Tue 1st Sep – 16:59 UTC Wed 2nd Sep

  • Wind

    North 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
  • Sea State

    Moderate, occasionally rough later in far north.
  • Weather

    Showers.
  • Visibility

    Good.

Issued at 17:00 UTC on Monday 31st Aug