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Inshore Waters Forecast

Issued by the Met Office at 0600 UTC on Friday 18 August 2017

Inshore Waters Forecast to 12 miles offshore
for the period 0600 UTC Friday 18 August to 0600 UTC Saturday 19 August 2017

General situation

A complex area of low pressure over the United Kingdom will only edge away slowly northeastwards and will bring another very unsettled and windy day today. A ridge of high pressure will then build across southern areas during Saturday, ahead of a new area of low pressure approaching the United Kingdom from the west Saturday night.

Gibraltar Point to North Foreland – Strong winds are forecast

24 hour forecast: 

Southwesterly 5 or 6, veering westerly 6 or 7, perhaps gale 8 later.

Slight or moderate.

Thundery showers for a time.


Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Westerly 5 to 7, backing southwesterly 4 or 5 later.

Slight or moderate.

Mainly fair.


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