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Weather bulletin on METAREA 2,
METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Saturday 19 April 2014 at 1015 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, Saturday 19 at 00 UTC
Low 1006 over Azores Islands, moving east, expected 1005 37N13W by
20/12 UTC.
Complex low 1010 over Spain moving northerly and deepening, expected
1002 over north of Spain by 20/12 UTC.
Secondary low expected 1002 over Brittany by 20/12UTC.
New low expected 981 50N46W by 20/12UTC.
High 1025 over south of Norway, moving northeast and building,
expected 1028 over north of Scandinavia by 20/12UTC.
High 1037 48N48W moving east and weakening, expected 1028 50N33W by
20/00UTC, then 1023 55N23W by 20/12UTC.
ITCZ axis along 06N11W 05N18W 03N25W EQ41W.


Part 3 : Area forecasts to Sunday 20 at 12 UTC

FARADAY.
North or Northeast 5 to 7, decreasing 4 to 6 at end, but veering
Southeast in far west. Gusts.
Rough or very rough, NW swell.
Showers.

ROMEO.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming Northeasterly 3 to 5 later.
Moderate, becoming rough in northwest, NW swell.
Showers.

ALTAIR.
Northerly 4 to 6, at times 7, decreasing 3 to 5 at end, but veering
Southerly in far west.
Rough or very rough, NS swell.
Showers.

CHARCOT.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming Northeasterly 3 or 4 at end.
Slight or moderate, becoming moderate at end, locally rough in
northwest, NW swell.
Thundery showers.

ACORES.
Northwest 4 to 6.
Moderate or rough.
Thundery showers in east.

JOSEPHINE.
Southwesterly 3 to 5, but Cyclonic 2 to 4 in northwest, becoming
Northwesterly 4 to 6 from west later.
Moderate, locally slight in east.
Thundery showers.

IRVING.
In west : North or Northwest 4 or 5, locally 6 at first, decreasing 3
or 4 at end.
In east : West or Northwest 5 or 6, veering Northwest 4 to 6 at end.
Rough, becoming moderate in west later.
Showers in northeast.

MADEIRA.
West or Southwest 5 or 6, veering West or Northwest from west later.
Becoming moderate, then rough from west later.
Thundery showers.

PAZENN.
Easterly 4 or 5, at times 6 in far northeast in the evening, backing
Northeast at end.
Moderate, locally rough in northwest at end, NW swell.
Some showers in south.

IROISE, YEU.
Mainly Easterly 3 to 5, but 5 or 6 in north of IROISE, decreasing
East or Northeast 3 to 5 overnight, and backing North or Northwest
tomorrow morning.
Slight or moderate.
Rain or showers tomorrow.

ROCHEBONNE.
East or Northeast 2 to 4, at times 5, becoming variable tomorrow
morning. Coastal breeze.
Slight or moderate becoming slight.
Rain in south tomorrow.

CANTABRICO.
Variable 2 to 4, temporarily Northerly 3 to 5 in east with coastal
breeze in the afternoon, backing Westerly 3 to 5 in east overnight.
Slight or moderate.
Rain from south.

FINISTERRE.
Mainly Westerly 2 to 4.
Slight or moderate.
Rain or showers.

PORTO.
Northwesterly 2 to 4, becoming mainly Southwesterly later.
Slight.
Rain or showers.

SAO VICENTE.
Southwesterly 3 to 5, becoming Variable cyclonic 2 to 4 in north at
end and increasing 4 to 6 in south.
Slight or moderate.
Thundery showers.

CADIZ.
West or Southwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in north in evening, backing
Southwest 5 or 6 at end.
Slight, temporarily moderate in north soon, becoming moderate at
end.
Showers from west at end.

GIBRALTAR STRAIT.
West or Southwest 4 to 6.
Slight, locally moderate in east at first, becoming moderate from
west at end.
Showers from west at end.

CASABLANCA.
Southwest 4 or 5, increasing 5 or 6 later, locally 7 in east at end.
Slight, becoming moderate from west later, then moderate or rough at
end.
Thundery showers.

AGADIR.
Southwest 3 to 5, increasing 4 to 6 at end.
Slight, becoming moderate from west later.
Some showers.

METEOR.
Northwesterly 3 to 5.
Moderate, locally rough in far north.
Some showers.

CANARIAS.
West or Northwest 3 to 5.
Slight or moderate, locally rough in far northwest later.
Some showers.

TARFAYA.
Mainly Northwesterly 2 to 4, backing Southwesterly later.
Slight, becoming moderate in northwest at end.
Some showers.

CAPE VERDE.
Northeast 4 or 5, at times 6 in southeast.
Moderate, locally rough in southeast.
Some thundery showers.

CAP BLANC.
Northerly 4 or 5, locally 6 in south.
Moderate.

CAP TIMIRIS.
North or Northeast 5 or 6.
Moderate or rough.

SIERRA LEONE.
Northeast 4 or 5, at times 6 in north, locally Northerly in far
northeast and Westerly 3 to 5 in southeast.
Moderate or rough.
Some thundersqualls with severe gusts in far southeast.

GULF OF GUINEA.
Southerly 2 or 3, locally 4 in north.
Moderate, locally slight in northeast.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts.

POINTE NOIRE.
Southeast 3 or 4, at times 5 in west.
Moderate.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts.



Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours
Southwest near gale over CASABLANCA.
South near gale or gale, locally severe gale, over west of FARADAY
and ALTAIR.
Threat of Southwest near gale over ACORES.
Elsewhere, no near gale or gale expected.