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Saturday, 10 December 2016
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Sea Area Forecast

Small Craft Warning

West to Southwest winds will reach force 6 today on coasts from Erris Head to Malin Head to Fair Head.
Issued at 12:00 on 10-Dec-2016

Sea Area Forecast until 0600 Sunday 11 December 2016

Issued at 0600 Saturday 10 December 2016

Gale Warning: Nil

Small Craft Warning: In Operation

Meteorological Situation at 0300:A cold front with waves to the Southeast will continue to move Eastwards, and the West to Southwest airflow over Ireland will moderate as a ridge of high pressure builds to the South.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Slyne Head to Malin Head to Carlingford Lough
Wind: West to Southwest veering West force 5 to 7, strongest between Rossan Point and Malin Head. Becoming West to Southwest force 5 tonight.
Weather: Scattered showers. Some mist patches at first.
Visibility: Mostly moderate or good.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Carlingford Lough to Roches Point to Slyne Head and for the Irish Sea
Wind: Southwest veering West force 3 to 5, slackest in the South.
Weather: Patchy rain and mist in the Southeast for a time, isolated showers elsewhere.
Visibility: Mostly moderate or good, locally poor at first.

Warning of heavy swell: along Atlantic coasts at first.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600, Monday, 12 December 2016: Moderate to fresh Southwest winds gradually backing Southeast and increasing to near gale force locally. Mainly fair for a time with outbreaks of rain spreading from the South later.

Next update before 1300 Sat 10-Dec-2016
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