• Gale warnings have been issued for sea area Fair Isle
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Printable views / Text only: 60nm Shetland Isles forecast
|Valid||Sunday 09 Mar 2014 at 1800 UTC until Monday 10 Mar 2014 at 0600 UTC|
|Wind||Southwest 6 to gale 8, occasionally 5 in south, veering westerly later.|
|Sea state||Very rough or high, but moderate or rough just east of shetland.|
|Valid||for 12 Hours from 0600 UTC on Monday 10 Mar until 1800 UTC on Monday 10 Mar|
|Wind||Westerly 5 to 7 decreasing 4 in south.|
|Sea state||Rough or very rough, but moderate just east of shetland.|
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