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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: 0801 UTC on Fri 22 Aug 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.

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The general synopsis at 0800 UTC Fri 22 Aug

At 220000 UTC, low 57 north 04 east 1003 expected 59 north 10 east 1001 by 230000 UTC. Low 47 north 49 west 1007 expected 51 north 36 west 995 by same time. High 47 north 24 west 1025 expected 43 north 13 west 1023 by that time. at 220000 UTC, high 61 north 22 west 1021 expected 58 north 18 west 1022 at 230000 UTC



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