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The general synopsis at 0600

Developing low moving very rapidly eastwards, expected Baltic sea 972 by 0600 tomorrow. Low 200 miles west of Iceland 972 expected Southeast Iceland 975 by same time

Issued 29 March 10:30 UTC

  1. Viking

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Northwesterly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west or northwest 5 to 7.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  3. South Utsire

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Northwesterly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  4. Forties

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Gale now ceased but westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  5. Cromarty

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Gale now ceased but westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  6. Forth

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Gale now ceased but westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west or northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  7. Tyne

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      West 5 or 6 increasing 7 or gale 8, backing southwest 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate becoming rough.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.
  8. Dogger

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      West 5 or 6 increasing 7 or gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate becoming rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.
  9. Fisher

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 03:42 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 4 becoming west or northeast 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Moderate becoming rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.
  10. German Bight

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 03:42 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      West or southwest veering northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.
  11. Humber

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      West or southwest veering northwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough later.
    • Weather

      Rain then showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate at first.
  12. Thames

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 15:42 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 later

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering west 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  13. Dover

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 15:42 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 later

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering west 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  14. Wight

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 15:42 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 later

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering west 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  15. Portland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Severe gale force 9 veering westerly and decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering west 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  16. Plymouth

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Severe gale force 9 veering westerly and decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      Southwest veering west 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 at first, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

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

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  17. Biscay

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Westerly 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      North 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  19. FitzRoy

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 expected soon

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    • Wind

      Westerly 6 to gale 8, but 4 or 5 in far south.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, but moderate in south.
    • Weather

      Occasional rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  20. Sole

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 03:42 UTC

    Westerly severe gale force 9 decreasing gale force 8 soon

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  21. Lundy

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Severe gale force 9 veering westerly and decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  22. Fastnet

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Severe gale force 9 veering westerly and decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  23. Irish Sea

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Severe gale force 9 veering westerly and decreasing gale force 8 imminent

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first, becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
  24. Shannon

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 03:42 UTC

    Westerly severe gale force 9 decreasing gale force 8 soon

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, occasionally high at first.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  25. Rockall

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly storm force 10 now decreased gale force 8

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    • Wind

      Westerly backing southwesterly 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 in north.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming high for a time.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  26. Malin

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Westerly severe gale force 9 now decreased gale force 8

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    • Wind

      Westerly backing southwesterly 6 to gale 8, decreasing 5 in north.
    • Sea State

      Rough or very rough, becoming high for a time.
    • Weather

      Showers then rain.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  27. Hebrides

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 soon

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    • Wind

      Southwest 4 or 5 at first, otherwise west or northwest 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale force 9 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Showers becoming wintry.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  28. Bailey

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Westerly gale force 8 increasing severe gale force 9 soon

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    • Wind

      West or northwest 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale force 9 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Rough becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Showers becoming wintry.
    • Visibility

      Mainly good.
  29. Fair Isle

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 21:53 UTC

    Gale now ceased but westerly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough becoming very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  30. Faeroes

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 28 March 15:42 UTC

    Northwesterly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 becoming west 6 to gale 8.
    • Sea State

      Rough becoming very rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  31. Southeast Iceland

    Gale Warning: Gale warning issued 29 March 09:28 UTC

    Southwesterly gale force 8 expected later

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    • Wind

      Southeasterly veering westerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough becoming very rough or high.
    • Weather

      Sleet then wintry showers.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally poor.