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Low pressure will remain slow moving to the northeast of Scotland and will maintain a cool, fresh and showery westerly or northwesterly airstream over the United Kingdom for the next couple of days.

* 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

    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

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

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      West or northwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers, perhaps thundery.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly veering northwesterly later, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later, becoming variable 3 at times in south.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Westerly or northwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Mainly west or northwest 3 or 4, increasing 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate offshore.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      West or northwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Variable becoming west later, 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      West or northwest 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate in north.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Variable becoming mainly northwesterly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwesterly backing westerly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in north.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, becoming variable, mainly northerly later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northerly 3 or 4, backing westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers, mainly at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Variable, mainly north or northwest 3 or 4, backing west or southwest 4 or 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      North 3 or 4, backing west or southwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  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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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Variable becoming northwest 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwest backing southwest later, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  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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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Variable becoming northwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwesterly backing southerly later, 4 or 5, increasing 6 for a time in east.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers in east.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  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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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Variable, mainly northwest, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Variable, mainly northwest backing south later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

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

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  11. Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

    Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

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

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwest 4 or 5, backing west 3 or 4, then becoming variable 3 or less.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  12. Isle of Man

    Isle of Man

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Northwest backing west 3 or 4, veering west or northwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      West or northwest 4 or 5, backing west or southwest 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

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

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate in northwest.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Westerly or northwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first in east, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate at first in northwest.
    • Weather

      Showers, perhaps thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

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

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

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

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

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Westerly or northwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers, perhaps thundery for a time.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point * warning

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly veering northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight in southeast, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in north, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight in southeast, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

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    Strong wind warning

    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      West or northwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Smooth at first in central areas, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      West or northwest 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming smooth or slight, except in north.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th 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

    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough later in northwest.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4 later in south.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough at first in northwest.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Cyclonic 3 or 4 at first in north, otherwise westerly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 3 or 4 later in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers, fog patches in north.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in north.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

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

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Nil.

    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 16:59 UTC Sat 30th Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly 4 or 5, but cyclonic 3 or 4 at first in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers. Fog patches in North.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in North.

    17:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly 4 or 5, veering northwesterly 3 or 4 later in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers. Fog patches in North.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor in North.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

  19. The Channel Islands

    The Channel Islands

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    05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

    • Wind

      Westerly 2 to 4, veering northwest overnight.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Isolated showers this morning.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate in showers.

    05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

    • Wind

      Northwest to west 3 to 4, perhaps occasionally 5 in the north in the afternoon, decreasing 2 to 3 overnight.
    • Sea State

      Mainly slight with a low swell.
    • Weather

      Fair becoming cloudier by Monday morning.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul

Ardnamurchan Point to Cape Wrath including the Outer Hebrides

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Strong wind warning

05:00 UTC Sat 30th Jul – 04:59 UTC Sun 31st Jul

  • Wind

    Northwesterly 5 or 6.
  • Sea State

    Moderate, occasionally rough later in northwest.
  • Weather

    Rain or showers.
  • Visibility

    Good, occasionally moderate.

05:00 UTC Sun 31st Jul – 04:59 UTC Mon 1st Aug

  • Wind

    Northwesterly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4 later in south.
  • Sea State

    Moderate, occasionally rough at first in northwest.
  • Weather

    Showers.
  • Visibility

    Good, occasionally moderate.

Issued at 05:00 UTC on Saturday 30th Jul