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Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Sea Area Forecast

Small Craft Warning

South to Southwest winds will reach force 6 or 7 this evening and early tonight on coasts from Slyne Head to Erris Head to Malin Head. Northwest winds backing West to Southwest will occasionally reach force 6 on coasts from Slyne Head to Erris Head to Malin Head later tonight and tomorrow.
Issued at 16:00 on 30-Sep-2014

Sea Area Forecast until 1200 Wednesday 01 October 2014

Issued at 1200 Tuesday 30 September 2014

Gale warning: NIL

Small craft warning: In operation

Meteorological situation at 0900: A cold front is crossing the country west to east with a mild, moderate to fresh southerly airflow. Later tonight another cold front will move into the northwest and will spread southeastwards on Wednesday morning.

Forecast for coasts from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Malin Head
Wind: South force 4 to 5, becoming southwest to west this afternoon and increasing force 5 to 6 later this evening. Winds will veer west to northwest overnight and decrease force 3 to 5.
Weather: Becoming mainly fair this afternoon. Rain and drizzle tonight.
Visibility: Moderate to poor, but increasing to good this afternoon. Becoming moderate to poor once again in the overnight rain and drizzle.

Forecast for coasts from Malin Head to Carnsore Pt to Mizen Head and the Irish Sea
Wind: South force 5 or 6 and gusty. Veering southwesterly later this evening and decreasing force 4 or 5.
Weather: Some rain and drizzle at first this afternoon, improving later in the afternoon. Some overnight rain and drizzle will clear the southeast coast on Wednesday morning.
Visibility: Moderate to poor in any rain or drizzle, otherwise good.

Warning of heavy swell: Nil

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200 Thursday 02 October 2014: Fresh to strong southwest winds along the west and northwest coast. Light to moderate anticyclonic winds elsewhere. Mainly fair weather.

Next update before 1900 Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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