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These charts of surface pressure, from analysis (T+0) to the 84-hour forecast (T+84) are produced daily around 0730 UTC.

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Surface pressure chart

Met Office view of 0000 UTC surface analysis

Low pressure lies between Iceland and the UK, with fronts marking areas of rain. The isobars show a northwesterly flow, bringing a cool polar airmass to the UK. Tight isobars in the North sea, associated with the low pressure across Scandinavia leads to strong winds here.

Updated: 0730 UTC on Wed 20 Aug 2014



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