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Printable views / Text only: 60nm Shetland Isles forecast
|Valid||Monday 01 Sep 2014 at 1800 UTC until Tuesday 02 Sep 2014 at 0600 UTC|
|Wind||Southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north and west.|
|Sea state||Moderate or rough, but very rough at first in west.|
|Weather||Occasional rain or showers.|
|Visibility||Good, perhaps moderate at times.|
|Valid||for 12 Hours from 0600 UTC on Tuesday 02 Sep until 1800 UTC on Tuesday 02 Sep|
|Wind||Southwesterly 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north and west, backing southerly 4 later in southwest.|
|Sea state||Moderate or rough, becoming slight in lee of east Shetland.|
|Weather||Occasional rain at first.|
|Visibility||Good, occasionally moderate at first.|
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