Updated: 1004 UTC on Thu 23 May 2013
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Printable views / Text only: Inshore Waters forecast
An anticyclone centred in mid Atlantic will remain slow moving. A depression centred over the North Sea, will move to East Anglia by Friday morning, as a filling feature, and then move slowly southwards across eastern France on Saturday.
Produced daily around 0730 UTC.