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Low pressure to the east of the United Kingdom will move away southeastwards. A large area of high pressure over the Atlantic will move eastwards to be centred over the United Kingdom by midday Monday.

* 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 Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest 5 to 7, backing west 4 or 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first, decreasing 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle, mainly at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  2. Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed * warning

    Rattray Head to Berwick on Tweed

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 in north, but decreasing 4 at times in south.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, becoming slight or moderate later, except in far north.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain or drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwesterly, 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at times in north, decreasing 3 at times later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough at first in north, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Drizzle at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  3. Berwick on Tweed to Whitby * warning

    Berwick on Tweed to Whitby

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 to 7, backing northwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Rough, becoming moderate later.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest veering north 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  4. Whitby to Gibraltar Point * warning

    Whitby to Gibraltar Point

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 5 or 6, backing west or northwest 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest veering north or northwest 4 or 5, increasing 6 at times.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  5. Gibraltar Point to North Foreland * warning

    Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

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

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

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight in Thames estuary, otherwise mainly moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  6. North Foreland to Selsey Bill * warning

    North Foreland to Selsey Bill

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 or 6 in far east, otherwise 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in far east, otherwise smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly, backing westerly for a time, then northeasterly later, 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in east.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in far east, otherwise smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  7. Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

    Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  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 Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly veering northeasterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in west.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in far west, otherwise smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Showers at first.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  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 Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 3 or 4, but mainly 5 until later in west.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate until later in west, otherwise smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly veering northeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 at times in south.
    • Sea State

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  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 Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      North 4 or 5, backing north or northwest 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming smooth or slight later.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 3 or 4, becoming variable 3 or less.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  11. Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

    Great Ormes Head to the Mull of Galloway

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    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate, becoming smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  12. Isle of Man

    Isle of Man

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    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest 4 or 5, decreasing 3 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  13. Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough * warning

    Lough Foyle to Carlingford Lough

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in North Channel.
    • Sea State

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

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

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

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

      Drizzle at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  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

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in North Channel.
    • Sea State

      Smooth or slight, occasionally moderate in North Channel.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

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

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

      Drizzle at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  15. Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point * warning

    Mull of Kintyre to Ardnamurchan Point

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Smooth in shelter, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate in west, otherwise smooth or slight.
    • Weather

      Drizzle at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  16. The Minch

    The Minch

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    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or less later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming smooth in south.
    • Weather

      Drizzle at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  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 Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Westerly or northwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough at first in far north, otherwise slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Occasional drizzle later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwesterly 4 or 5, backing southwesterly 3 or 4 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming smooth or slight between Barra and Canna.
    • Weather

      Drizzle at first.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  18. Shetland Isles * warning

    Shetland Isles

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    Strong wind warning

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest 5 or 6, occasionally 7 at first, backing west or southwest 4 or 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough at first in east.
    • Weather

      Rain for a time.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      --
    • Sea State

      --
    • Weather

      --
    • Visibility

      --

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

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

    Gale Warnings in operation for Sea Area Fair Isle: Northwesterly gale force 8

    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 22:59 UTC Sat 5th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest 5 to 7 backing west or southwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Very rough at first in east, otherwise rough, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Rain later.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate later.

    23:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5 veering northwest 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, occasionally rough.
    • Weather

      Rain, clearing east later.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

  19. The Channel Islands

    The Channel Islands

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    11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

    • Wind

      Northwest to north 2 to 4, veering northeasterly this evening.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Isolated showers, especially in the south at first, clearing this evening.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.

    11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

    • Wind

      Northeasterly 2 to 4, locally variable Sunday afternoon.
    • Sea State

      Slight.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.

    Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

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11:00 UTC Sat 5th Sep – 10:59 UTC Sun 6th Sep

  • Wind

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

    Smooth or slight.
  • Weather

    Showers at first.
  • Visibility

    Good.

11:00 UTC Sun 6th Sep – 10:59 UTC Mon 7th Sep

  • Wind

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

    Smooth or slight.
  • Weather

    Fair.
  • Visibility

    Good.

Issued at 11:00 UTC on Saturday 5th Sep