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Tuesday, 17 January 2017
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Sea Area Forecast until 0600 Wednesday 18 January 2017

Issued at 0600 Tuesday 17 January 2017

Gale Warning: Nil
Small Craft Warning: Nil

Meteorological Situation at 0300:An anticyclone of 1033hpa to the southwest extends a ridge northwards over Ireland. Frontal troughs are tracking east to the north of Ireland and will continue to feed southwards over Britain. These weak fronts will edge westwards later tonight.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Valentia to Erris Head to Malin Head
Wind: Southwest force 2 to 4, increasing southerly force 4 or 5 during the day. Occasionally force 6 off the northwest coast for a time later this evening or early tonight.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Malin Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia and the Irish Sea
Wind: Variable or southwest force 2 or 3, becoming southerly force 3 or 4 during the day.

Weather for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Occasional mist, drizzle and local fog, but fair weather in places also

Visibility for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Poor in mist, drizzle and fog otherwise moderate, occasionally good.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600, Thursday, 19 January 2017: Moderate to fresh southerly winds, decreasing light in eastern areas. Patchy mist, drizzle and fog but fair in places also.

Next update before 1300 Tue 17-Jan-2017
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