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The general synopsis at 0600

Low Fitzroy 1005 slow-moving, filling 1011 by 0600 tomorrow. High 250 miles west of Rockall 1027 expected Malin 1027 by same time

Issued 20 September 10:30 UTC

  1. Viking

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  2. North Utsire

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  3. South Utsire

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    • Wind

      Cyclonic becoming northwesterly, 4 or 5, increasing 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  4. Forties

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    • Wind

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

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough in east.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  5. Cromarty

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  6. Forth

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    • Wind

      Northerly or northwesterly 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  7. Tyne

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    • Wind

      North 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  8. Dogger

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    • Wind

      North 5 or 6.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough in east.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  9. Fisher

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming north or northwest 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  10. German Bight

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming north or northwest 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Rain or thundery showers, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  11. Humber

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    • Wind

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

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
  12. Thames

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    • Wind

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

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches at first.
    • Visibility

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

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    • Wind

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

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  14. Wight

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    • Wind

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

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  15. Portland

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    • Wind

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

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  16. Plymouth

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4, becoming north or northeast 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Slight becoming moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  17. Biscay

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    • Wind

      Variable becoming northeast, 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight, becoming slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers, fog patches.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
  18. Trafalgar

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    • Wind

      Southerly or southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north, becoming variable 3 at times in south.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, becoming rough in far northwest.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  19. FitzRoy

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    • Wind

      Variable 3 or 4 in northeast, otherwise cyclonic 5 to 7, becoming easterly or southeasterly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate or rough.
    • Weather

      Thundery showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor.
  20. Sole

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    • Wind

      Northeast veering east 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  21. Lundy

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    • Wind

      Northeast veering east 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  22. Fastnet

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    • Wind

      Northeast veering east 4 or 5, occasionally 6 at first.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Showers.
    • Visibility

      Good, occasionally poor at first.
  23. Irish Sea

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    • Wind

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

      Moderate becoming slight.
    • Weather

      Showers then fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  24. Shannon

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    • Wind

      Northeast 5 or 6, veering east or southeast 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  25. Rockall

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    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4, then becoming southerly 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  26. Malin

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    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate, but slight at first in southeast.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  27. Hebrides

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    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  28. Bailey

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    • Wind

      North or northwest 4 or 5, becoming variable 3 or 4, then becoming southerly 5 or 6 later.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Good.
  29. Fair Isle

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 or 6, becoming variable 4 in west.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate, becoming rough in northeast.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  30. Faeroes

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 or 6, becoming variable 4.
    • Sea State

      Slight or moderate.
    • Weather

      Mainly fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.
  31. Southeast Iceland

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    • Wind

      Northwesterly 5 at first in east, otherwise variable 4, becoming southerly 4 or 5.
    • Sea State

      Moderate.
    • Weather

      Fair.
    • Visibility

      Moderate or good.