High seas storm warning - issued: 20:00 on Fri 22 Feb 2019 UTC
At 221200UTC, low 56 north 30 west 977 expected 64 north 27 west 975 by 231200UTC. Winds will reach storm force 10 at times in the southern quadrant 120 miles to 250 miles from the centre from 231200UTC. Low 47 north 25 west 989 expected Iceland 973 by same time. Winds will reach storm force 10 at times in the southeastern quadrant 150 miles to 250 miles from the centre from 231500UTC and in the northwestern quadrant 50 miles to 150 miles from 231500UTC. Low 41 north 49 west 977 expected 44 north 33 west 959 by that time. Winds are expected to reach storm force 10 or violent storm force 11 at times in all quadrants between 70 miles and 400 miles from the centre from 231000UTC.
- Cyclonic, mainly southerly, 7 to severe gale 9, becoming southwesterly gale 8 to storm 10 later, but backing southeasterly 6 to gale 8 later in south.
- Sea state
- Very rough or high, occasionally very high later.
- Rain or squally showers, turning wintry later.
- Moderate or poor.