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Pressure will gradually build across the British Isles during the next 24 hours bringing mostly settled conditions. A new area of low pressure will move northeastwards to the northwest of Ireland later on Thursday and during Friday.

* 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

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West or northwest 5 or 6 backing southwest 4 or 5, then becoming variable 3 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate in north, slight or moderate in south.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable 3 becoming southeast 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain at times.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable 2, then southeast 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate at first.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable mainly southeast 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5 becoming variable 3, then becoming southeast 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate at first.
    • Weather

      Showers for a time at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West 3 or 4 becoming variable 2, then southeast 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 3 or 4 becoming variable 2, then southeasterly 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Easterly or southeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill * warning

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in east, becoming variable 3 or less.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable 3 or less becoming northeasterly 3 or 4, then veering southwesterly 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis * warning

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, becoming variable 3 or less.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable becoming east or northeast, 3 or 4, then veering southwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  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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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Southwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first in east, becoming variable 2, then southeasterly 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough at first in west, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      East or southeast 3 or 4, veering southwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fog patches later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  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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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West or southwest 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first in Bristol Channel, becoming variable 2, then southeast 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable mainly southeast 3 or 4, becoming southwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  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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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Southwesterly backing southerly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in north, becoming variable 3 or less later in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

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

      Slight, becoming slight or moderate later.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  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

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Southwesterly backing southerly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in Solway Firth, becoming variable 3 in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable mainly south 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Showers later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  12. Isle of Man

    Isle of Man

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5, backing south 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable mainly south 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Rain at times later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable mainly south 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      South or southeast 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  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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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Variable mainly south 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      South or southeast 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West becoming variable, then south later, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Rough at first near Tiree, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      South 3 or 4, backing southeast 4 or 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  16. The Minch * warning

    The Minch

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in north, becoming variable mainly southeasterly 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Southerly or southeasterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in south.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair then occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  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

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      Southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first in north, becoming variable mainly southeasterly 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming moderate later.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      Southerly or southeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6 for a time in south and west.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair then occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor later.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

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

      Moderate, becoming rough for a time in west and north.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

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

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Nil

    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 22:59 UTC Wed 3rd Jun

    • Wind

      West or southwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, soon becoming rough in northwest.
    • Weather

      Occasional showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    23:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate in southeast, rough in northwest.
    • Weather

      Occasional showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

  19. The Channel Islands

    The Channel Islands

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    11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

    • Wind

      West or northwest 2 or 3, becoming variable this evening, then east 2 to 4 by dawn.
    • Sea State

      Mainly slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

    • Wind

      East or northeast 2 to 4, becoming locally variable overnight, then west in the morning.
    • Sea State

      Slight with a low swell.
    • Weather

      Isolated thundery showers on Friday, some fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate or poor in showers and very poor in fog.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun

Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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11:00 UTC Wed 3rd Jun – 10:59 UTC Thu 4th Jun

  • Wind

    West or southwest 4 or 5 becoming variable 3, then becoming southeast 3 or 4 later.
  • Sea State

    Slight, occasionally moderate at first.
  • Weather

    Showers for a time at first.
  • Visibility

    Good.

11:00 UTC Thu 4th Jun – 10:59 UTC Fri 5th Jun

  • Wind

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

    Slight or moderate.
  • Weather

    Fair.
  • Visibility

    Good, occasionally moderate later.

Issued at 11:00 UTC on Wednesday 3rd Jun