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Monday, 21 April 2014
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Sea Area Forecast

Small Craft Warning

Northeasterly winds will reach force 6 or higher, at times this morning, on all coasts of Ireland.
Issued at 05:00 on 21-Apr-2014

Sea Area Forecast until 0600 Tuesday 22 April 2014

Issued at 0600 Monday 21 April 2014

Gale warning: NIL

Small craft warning: In operation

Meteorological situation at 0300: A depression of 996 hPa near the Scilly Isles drifts slowly westwards. A fresh and gusty northeast flow covers Ireland. Frontal troughs embedded in the flow are moving westwards and weakening.

Forecast for coasts from Wicklow Head to Hook Head to Mizen Head and the south Irish Sea
Wind: Northeasterly force 5 to 7 and gusty. Winds will become easterly later this morning and decrease force 4 to 6. Winds will further moderate east to southeasterly force 3 or 4 later this afternoon and evening.

Forecast for coasts from Mizen Head to Malin Head to Wicklow Head and the north Irish Sea
Wind: Northeasterly force 5 or 6 and gusty. Winds will become east to northeast this morning and will decrease force 4 or 5 by early afternoon.

Weather for all coasts and the Irish Sea: Rain on the southwest coast for a time this morning. Mainly fair otherwise with just scattered showers. More active showers will spread from the southeast and east tonight, with thunder possible at times.

Visibility for all coasts and the Irish Sea : Poor in precipitation, good otherwise.

Warning of heavy swell: Nil

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600 Wednesday 23 April 2014: Moderate later fresh southeast to easterly winds. Some fair weather, but further rain or showers also, heavy and possibly thundery at times.

Next update before 1300 Monday, 21 April 2014
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