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Metarea III (West) high seas forecast
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FQMQ54 LFPW 262016 Weather bulletin on METAREA 3, METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Thursday 26 November 2020 at 21 UTC
Wind speed in BEAUFORT SCALE. Sea state in DOUGLAS SCALE. Please be aware, wind gusts can be a further 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the significant height.
Part 1 : NO WARNING.
Part 2 : General synopsis, Thursday 26 at 12 UTC High pressures near 1029 over east of Europa. Low 1001 over west Portugal slowly moving south, expected 1006 off Morocco tomorrow at midday. Low 1009 over ALBORAN, slow moving, expected 1006 tomorrow.
Part 3 : Area forecasts to Saturday 28 at 00 UTC EAST OF CABRERA. Est or Southeast 4 or 5. Slight or moderate, becoming moderate at end. Rain and thundery showers.
BALEARES. East or Northeast 4 or 5, at times 6. Gusts. Moderate. Rain and showers , at times thundery.
MINORQUE. East 4 or 5, increasing 5 or 6 at midday. Moderate. Rain and showers.
LION, PROVENCE. East or Southeast 5 or 6, increasing 6 or 7 in afternoon Gusts. Moderate, becoming moderate or rough in afternoon. Rain and thundery showers.
LIGURE. In west: Northeast 4 or 5, increasing Northeast 5 or 6 in morning, then 6 or 7 in afternoon. Gusts. In east: East or Northeast 3 or 4, increasing in morning. Smooth or slight, increasing slight or moderate in morning, then moderate or rough in west at end. Rain at end.
CORSE. Easterly 4 or 5, locally 6 in south, increasing 5 or 6, locally 7 in south, in evening. Gusts. Slight or moderate. Rain at end.
SARDAIGNE. Southeast 4 or 5, at times 6, increasing 6 or 7 in far south at end. Gusts. Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough at end. Rain or showers in afternoon.
MADDALENA, ELBE. Southeast 3 or 4, increasing 4 or 5, locally 6 in south, in morning. Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate, then moderate or rough over MADDALENA at end. Rain and thundery showers.
ALBORAN. Variable 2 to 4, becoming Westerly 4 or 5 Friday morning, then 5 or 6 in the afternoon. Slight, becoming moderate Friday afternoon. Thundery showers, clearing Friday daytime.
PALOS. - Half northeast : Southeast 4 or 5 at times 6, veering gradually Westerly and decreasing 2 to 4 Friday daytime. - Half southwest : Northwest 4 or 5 backing Southwest and decreasing 2 to 4 overnight, then increasing Westerly 4 or 5 Friday afternoon, and 5 or 6 at end. Slight or moderate. Thundery showers.
ALGER. Southeasterly 4 or 5 in west and 2 to 4 in east, becoming Easterly 4 or 5 everywhere Friday afternoon. Slight or moderate. Thundery showers from Friday afternoon.
WEST OF CABRERA. East or Southeast 4 or 5, becoming Variable Cyclonic 2 to 4 Friday afternoon. Moderate. Thundery showers Friday daytime and evening.
ANNABA. South or Southeast 4 or 5, increasing Southeast 6 or 7 Friday late afternoon and evening. Gusts. Slight in south and moderate in north, becoming moderate in south and rough in north Friday late afteroon and evening. Thundery showers at end.
TUNISIE, CARBONARA. Southeast increasing 5 or 6 at first, then 6 or 7 Friday late afternoon and evening. Gusts. Becoming moderate at first, then rough Friday afternoon. Thundery showers mainly in west.
LIPARI, CIRCEO. Southeasterly 2 to 4, increasing 3 to 5 Friday late afternoon and evening. Gusts. Smooth, becoming smooth or slight Friday morning, then moderate in west Friday late afternoon and evening. Some thundery showers over west of CIRCEO.
Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours Fresh or strong thundery Cyclonic flow circulating from west to east over basin, with threat of near gale or gale over LION, PROVENCE, LIGURE, CORSE, MADDALENA, SARDAIGNE, MINORQUE, BALEARES, ALGER, ANNABA, TUNISIE, CARBONARA, LIPARI et CIRCEO.