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Inshore Waters Forecast

Issued by the Met Office at 0600 UTC on Thursday 27 April 2017

Inshore Waters Forecast to 12 miles offshore
for the period 0600 UTC Thursday 27 April to 0600 UTC Friday 28 April 2017

General situation

The British Isles will lie in a northwesterly airflow during Thursday, although over the next couple of days this will gradually give way to a declining ridge of high pressure encroaching from the west.

Gibraltar Point to North Foreland

24 hour forecast: Westerly or northwesterly 4 or 5. Slight, occasionally moderate in north. Showers, then rain for a time. Good, becoming moderate or poor for a time.

Outlook for the following 24 hours: Northerly or northwesterly 4 or 5 becoming variable 3 or less, then becoming southerly 3 or 4 later. Slight or moderate becoming smooth or slight. Showers then fair. Good.

Shipping forecast

The shipping forecast issued by the Met Office, on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, at 0405 UTC on Thursday 27 April 2017 for the period 0600 UTC Thursday 27 April to 0600 UTC Friday 28 April 2017.

No gales warnings issued

The general synopsis at midnight

Low 50 miles north of Viking 1004 expected Denmark 1007 by midnight tonight. High 50 miles west of Shannon 1030 dissipating

The area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Thames, Dover, Wight, Portland, Plymouth

North or northwest, backing west for a time, 4 or 5, decreasing 3 at times. Slight or moderate. Showers, then rain for a time except in Plymouth. Good, occasionally moderate

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