Marine Weather for HS 011

Forecast
high seas bulletin for Metarea 1 issued at 0800 UTC on Friday 31 October 2014 by the Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom for the period 0800 UTC on Friday 31 October until 0800 UTC on Saturday 01 November 2014

Storm Warning at 310000utc, low 55 north 25 west 975 expected 61 north 21 west 971 by 010000utc. Northeasterly winds in Denmark Strait will reach storm force 10 from 311400utc south of 70 north, increasing violent storm force 11 south of 69 north from 311800utc. Easterly winds in southeast Iceland will reach storm force 10 west of 15 west until 311000utc. Easterly or northeasterly winds in east northern section will reach storm force 10 north of 60 north until 311000utc. Northerly or northeasterly winds in west northern section will reach storm force 10 north of 64 north from 312100utc until 010500utc

General synopsis at 310000utc, low 55 north 25 west 975 expected 61 north 21 west 971 by 010000utc. High 70 north 37 west 1030 expected 76 north 25 west 1024 by same time

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Sole southerly 5 to 7, veering westerly for a time 4 or 5, perhaps gale 8 later in west. Rough, occasionally very rough in west. Rain at times. Good occasionally poor

Shannon southwest 5 to 7, perhaps gale 8 later. Rough or very rough. Rain or showers. Moderate or poor, becoming good

Rockall southerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9 later in northwest. Rough or very rough, becoming high in northwest later. Rain, showers later. Moderate, occasionally poor

Bailey southeast 5 to 7 veering southwest later, 7 or gale 8, perhaps severe gale 9. Rough or very rough, becoming very rough or high. Rain then showers. Moderate, occasionally poor

Faeroes easterly or southeasterly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 in north at first, veering southerly 5 to 7. Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough in west. Rain or showers. Good occasionally poor

Southeast Iceland easterly 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 at first in west, veering southeasterly 5 to 7. Rough or very rough, occasionally high in far west. Rain then showers. Moderate occasionally poor

East northern section in northeast, easterly gale 8 to storm 10, decreasing 4 or 5, becoming cyclonic 5 to 7 later. Rough or very rough, occasionally high. Rain or squally showers. Moderate or poor. In northwest, northeasterly backing northerly 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 in east at first. Very rough or high, becoming rough in southeast later. Rain at times, occasionally rain and snow in far north. Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor in far north. In southeast, southerly veering southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8. Rough becoming very rough or high. Rain or squally showers. Moderate or poor. In southwest, cyclonic 5 to 7, becoming westerly or southwesterly 7 or gale 8. Rough becoming very rough. Squally showers. Moderate or poor

West northern section in north, northerly or northeasterly 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 in far north. Moderate in far northwest at first, otherwise rough or very rough, becoming high occasionally very high in northeast later. Mainly fair in far northwest, otherwise rain, occasionally rain and snow in far north. Poor occasionally very poor. In south, northerly or northwesterly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 in east. Rough or very rough. Rain or showers, squally in east. Moderate or poor, occasionally good in far southwest

East central section in north, westerly or southwesterly 6 to gale 8, occasionally severe gale 9 in north at first, becoming cyclonic 5 or 6 for a time. Rough or very rough, occasionally high. Rain or squally showers. Moderate or good, occasionally poor. In south, westerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8 later. Rough or very rough. Showers then rain. Good occasionally moderate

West central section in south, westerly or southwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, veering northwesterly 5 or 6 later. Rough or very rough. Rain then showers. Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first. In north, westerly or northwesterly 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8, becoming cyclonic 4 or 5 for a time. Rough or very rough. Rain then showers in south, mainly fair in north. Moderate or good, occasionally poor in South

Denmark Strait in area south of 71 north, northeasterly 6 to gale 8, increasing severe gale 9 to violent storm 11. Moderate or rough, becoming very rough or high, occasionally very high in south. Fair, then rain and snow. Good becoming poor or very poor. Moderate or severe icing north of 68 north with temperatures ms02 to ms03. In area north of 71 north, variable 3 or 4, becoming northerly 4 or 5. Slight or moderate, becoming rough in south later. Fair, occasional snow in south later. Good, occasionally poor in south later

North Iceland in area north of 71 north, variable, mainly southwesterly 3 or 4, becoming northeasterly 5 or 6, occasionally 7 in south later. Moderate becoming rough, occasionally very rough rough in south later. Mainly fair. Moderate or good. In area south of 71 north, easterly or northeasterly 5 to 7, increasing 7 to severe gale 9, then veering southerly 4 or 5 in south later. Moderate or rough, becoming rough or very rough, occasionally high in north later. Mainly fair in north at first, otherwise rain. Good in north at first, otherwise moderate occasionally poor. Light icing in far northwest with temperatures ms02 to ms03

Norwegian Basin easterly or southeasterly 6 to gale 8, veering southerly 5 or 6. Moderate or rough, occasionally very rough in northwest. Fair in northeast at first, otherwise rain or showers. Good in northeast at first, otherwise moderate occasionally poor

Outlook for following 24 hours: violent storms expected in Denmark Strait and north Iceland. Risk of storms in west northern section. Severe gales expected in Bailey, east northern section, east central section and west central section. Gales expected in sole, Shannon, Rockall, with a risk of gales in Faeroes and southeast Iceland

Unscheduled storm warnings are broadcast via safetynet and in bulletin wont54 EGRR available via some internet and ftpmail outlets

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Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
M6 West Coast 62095
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9.84 ft
nm WNW on Blakknes, Iceland TFBLK
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K1 Buoy 62029 61 °F 7.55 ft
Jersey Buoy, English Channel nm south of Jersey, UK 62027
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2.62 ft
K2 Buoy 62081 57 °F 8.20 ft
Pembroke Buoy 62303
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6.89 ft
Aberporth Buoy 62301 58 °F 5.91 ft
K4 Buoy 62105 55 °F 9.84 ft
K5 Buoy 64045 52 °F 9.51 ft
K7 Buoy 64046 52 °F 6.23 ft
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