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Monday, 27 June 2016
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Sea Area Forecast

Small Craft Warning

Westerly winds will reach force 6 at times tonight and during daytime Monday on western and northern coastal waters from Slyne Head to Erris Head to Malin Head.
Issued at 22:00 on 26-Jun-2016

Sea Area Forecast until 2400 Monday 27 June 2016

Issued at 2400 Sunday 26 June 2016

Gale warning: NIL

Small craft warning: In operation.

Meteorological situation at 2100: A weak cold front is crossing Ireland followed by a fresh westerly airflow. A wave on the cold front will develop a closed depression and track over the south of Ireland during Tuesday with a strong possibly gale force gradient on its southern and western flank for a time.

Forecast for western and northern coastal waters from Valentia to Erris Head to Fair Head
Wind: Westerly force 4 or 5 increasing to force 5 or 6 tonight. Decreasing south to southwest force 4 Monday evening.
Weather: Fair apart from isolated showers.
Visibility: Good.

Forecast for eastern and southern coastal waters from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia and the Irish Sea
Wind: Westerly force 4 or 5. Decreasing west to southwest force 3 Monday evening.
Weather: Patches of rain/drizzle/fog at first otherwise fair.
Visibility: Moderate to poor becoming good tonight.

Warning of heavy swell: Nil.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 2400 Tuesday 28 June 2016: Winds becoming cyclonic variable as the depression tracks over Ireland on Tuesday possibly with strong to gale force winds, southeasterly veering northwesterly on southwestern, southern and southeastern coasts and the south of the Irish Sea; then becoming generally fresh southwesterly Tuesday afternoon. Rain and poor visibility also for a time clearing to showers.

Next update before 0700 Monday 27 June 2016
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