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High seas forecast and storm warnings

Storm warnings

• Storm warnings have been issued for the areas coloured in red on the map below
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Sole Shannon Rockall Bailey Faeroes South-east Iceland East Northern Section West Northern Section East Central Section West Central Section Denmark Strait North Iceland Norwegian Basin Show all regions and types

Updated: 2001 UTC on Thu 24 Apr 2014

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In the UK, the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) is responsible for the provision of Maritime Safety Information (MSI) to ships at sea, which includes the broadcast of warnings and forecasts. The Met Office initiates warnings and prepares routine forecasts for dissemination on behalf of the MCA.

Caution: The internet is not part of the Maritime Safety Information system and should never be relied upon as the only means to obtain the latest forecast and warning information. Access to the service may be interrupted or delayed from time to time, updates may also be delayed. Please refer to GMDSS services, INMARSAT SafetyNET or international NAVTEX for the latest information. When using these web pages, always check that the page on your screen is not from your cache. Use the Refresh or Reload button if in any doubt.

The general synopsis at 2000 UTC Thu 24 Apr

At 241200 UTC, low 45 north 47 west 995 expected 48 north 14 west 994 by 251200 UTC. Low 52 north 29 west 998 expected 52 north 19 west 997 by same time. Low 60 north 33 west 1005 expected 58 north 37 west 1014 by that time. New low expected 67 north 18 west 1016 by 251200 UTC. New high expected 66 north 04 east 1027 by same time



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