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Coastal areas up to 60 nautical miles from Lerwick, Shetland

The coastal areas forecast for up to 60 nautical miles from Lerwick, Shetland. Issued by the Met Office, on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency

Valid from Friday 25 April 2014 at 0001 UTC

Gale Warnings in operation for sea area Fair Isle: Nil

General Situation: High pressure to the northeast of Shetland and surrounding waters will decline, as low pressure tracks east or northeast towards the southern UK.

Forecast

Valid :
Friday 25 Apr 2014 at 0000 UTC until Friday 25 Apr 2014 at 1200 UTC
Wind :
Southeast 4 or 5, occasionally 3 later.
Sea state :
Slight or moderate.
Weather :
Occasional rain, fog patches.
Visibility :
Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

Outlook

Valid :
for 12 Hours from 1200 UTC on Friday 25 Apr until 0000 UTC on Saturday 26 Apr
Wind :
Southeast 3 or 4, backing east or northeast 4 or 5.
Sea state :
Slight or moderate.
Weather :
Occasional rain, fog patches.
Visibility :
Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

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