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The general synopsis at midnight

Low 100 miles south of Iceland 1007 expected southwest Bailey 1003 by midnight tonight

Issued 31 July 04:05 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5 becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming slight in southwest.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5 becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

      Westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 for a time.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      Westerly becoming variable 3 or 4, then becoming northeasterly 4 or 5 later in north and west.
    • Sea State

      Slight, occasionally moderate later.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  13. Dover

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, occasionally northwesterly 5 in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Westerly 3 at first in southeast, otherwise cyclonic 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      In south, northeasterly backing northerly, 5 to 7 at first in east, otherwise 4 or 5. In north, variable 3 or 4, becoming westerly or southwesterly 4 or 5 later.
    • Sea State

      In south, moderate, occasionally rough at first in east. in north, moderate, becoming slight or moderate later.
    • Weather

      In south, fair. In north, rain or drizzle at times.
    • Visibility

      In south, good, occasionally poor in far southeast. In north, good, occasionally poor.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor later.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

      West or southwest 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      Variable mainly westerly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 in south.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      North veering east or northeast 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  28. Bailey

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Rain or showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      Northwest veering north or northeast, 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate in southeast, moderate or rough in northwest.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Northwest veering north or northeast, 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally moderate.
  31. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northeasterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in east.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough in east, slight or moderate in west.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.