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Monday, 24 November 2014
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Sea Area Forecast until 1200 Tuesday 25 November 2014

Issued at 1200 Monday 24 November 2014

Gale Warning: Nil
Small Craft Warning: Nil

Meteorological Situation at 0900: A ridge of high pressure declines steadily eastwards as a frontal occlusion moves in across the country from the Atlantic. Fresh westerly winds near Atlantic coasts, with light to moderate southerly or variable breezes setting in for all sea areas later. The front will tend to decay as it sinks southeastwards, later returning northeastwards.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Malin Head to Howth Head to Mizen Head and for the Irish Sea:
Wind: South to southwest mainly force 4 or 5, decreasing force 3 or 4 later this afternoon, further decreasing westerly or variable force 3 or less tonight. Increasing southeast force 2 to 4 on Tuesday, strongest for eastern sea areas.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Mizen Head to Slyne Head to Malin Head:
Wind: Veering west to northwest decreasing force 3 to 5, strongest for a time in the northwest. Further decreasing variable force 3 or less this evening or early tonight. Becoming southeast later tonight and increasing force 3 or 4 Tuesday morning.

Weather for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Mostly cloudy, patchy rain or drizzle, occasionally persistent near west and northwest coasts. Risk of mist or fog patches overnight.

Visibility for all Irish coastal waters and the Irish Sea: Mostly good, but moderate or poor at times in rain, drizzle, mist or fog.

Warning of heavy swell: For a time today on Monday off northwest coasts.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200, Wednesday, 26 November 2014: Light to moderate southeast breezes. Southerly breezes will be fresh later for west and north coasts, with easterly winds increasing fresh later for east coasts. Rain clearing northeastwards, with low pressure over Britain feeding in rain across the east later tomorrow night.

Next update before 1900 Mon 24-Nov-2014
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