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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 Thursday 24 July 2014 at 1200 UTC

Gale Warnings in operation for sea area Fair Isle: Nil

General Situation: An anticyclone over the Norwegian Sea continues to extend a ridge over Shetland waters, while a shallow low northwest of UK will start developing from Friday onwards.

Forecast

Valid :
Thursday 24 Jul 2014 at 1200 UTC until Friday 25 Jul 2014 at 0000 UTC
Wind :
South or southeast 2 or 3.
Sea state :
Smooth or slight.
Weather :
Mist or fog.
Visibility :
Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor.

Outlook

Valid :
for 12 Hours from 0000 UTC on Friday 25 Jul until 1200 UTC on Friday 25 Jul
Wind :
Southeasterly or easterly 2 or 3, occasionally 4 in far east.
Sea state :
Smooth or slight.
Weather :
Mist or fog.
Visibility :
Moderate or poor, occasionally very poor.

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