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Weather bulletin on METAREA 2,
METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Monday 22 December 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 : WARNING NR 548.


Part 2 : General synopsis, Monday 22 at 00 UTC
Low 967 65N13W moving east, expected 973 63N11W by 23/00 UTC,
expected 980 61N07W by 23/12UTC.
Low 1003 41N37W moving northeast and expected 1005 48N25W by 23/00
UTC, expected 1006 53N11W by 23/12UTC.
New low expected 1008 34N39W by 23/12UTC.
Shallow low deepening 1024 over west Morocco, with little change.
High 1033 42N16W, moving northeast and weakening 1029 over France by
23/00 UTC.
Monsoon trough near 08N13W to 06N15W, where the ITCZ begins and
continues along 06N30W 05N40W.


Part 3 : Area forecasts to Tuesday 23 at 12 UTC

FARADAY.
South or Southwest 7 or 8, veering Northerly 5 to 7 in west soon,
then Northeast 4 to 6 from west later. Severe gusts.
Very rough or high and cross, becoming moderate or rough at end.
Heavy rain. Fog patches.

ROMEO.
South or Southwest 4 to 6, increasing 6 or 7 from west.
Rough or very rough, cross in NW swell.
Rain later. Some fog patches.

ALTAIR.
Southerly 5 to 7, locally 8 in north at first, veering South or
Southwest 4 to 6 from west.
Rough or very rough and cross.
Rain. Fog patches.

CHARCOT.
Variable Clockwise 2 to 4, locally Southwest 5 or 6 in northwest.
Becoming moderate or rough in NW swell.

ACORES.
Southerly 4 to 6.
Moderate, locally rough and cross in west.
Rain in west, at times thundery and with gusts.

JOSEPHINE.
Mainly East or Southeast 2 to 4.
Moderate, occasionally slight.

IRVING.
In west : Southerly 4 to 6.
In east : East or Southeast 3 to 5.
Moderate, locally rough in far northwest.
Thundery rain with gusts, mainly in west.

MADEIRA.
Easterly 3 to 5, veering Southeast 3 to 5 at end, locally 6 in
southeast.
Slight or moderate.
Some showers.

PAZENN.
Southwest 4 or 5, locally variable 2 to 4 in south till the night,
increasing 5 or 6 in northwest at end.
Becoming rough or very rough in NW swell from north.

IROISE, YEU.
Southwest 3 to 5.
Moderate, becoming moderate or rough in NW swell.
Some rain or drizzle in north.

ROCHEBONNE.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming West or Southwest 3 or 4 at end.
Moderate, becoming moderate or rough in NW swell.
Fog patches.

CANTABRICO.
Easterly 3 or 4, becoming Variable 1 to 3 overnight, mainly Westerly
at end.
Moderate, becoming moderate or rough in NW swell.
Fog patches.

FINISTERRE.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming South or Southwest 3 to 5 in late night.
Becoming rough in NW swell from north later.

PORTO.
Variable 2 to 4.
Moderate, occasionally slight.

SAO VICENTE.
East or Southeast 3 to 5, locally 4 to 6 in southeast.
Moderate.

CADIZ, GIBRALTAR STRAIT.
In strait and leeward, East 6 or 7, at times 8 at first. Severe
gusts.
Elsewhere, mainly Easterly 4 to 6.
Slight or moderate, locally rough leeward strait.

CASABLANCA.
Variable 1 to 3, at times 4 at first.
Moderate, becoming locally slight later.

AGADIR.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming occasionally Northeast 3 or 4, then
becoming Southeast 5 or 6 in southwest at end.
Moderate, becoming locally slight later.

METEOR.
In west, Southeast 2 to 4, veering Southerly 4 to 6 later.
In east, mainly Easterly 2 to 4.
Moderate.
Some thundery rain with gusts soon, mainly in far west.

CANARIAS.
East or Northeast 3 or 4, at times 5 at first, veering East or
Southeast 5 or 6 in east later.
Moderate.
Some showers, at times thundery.

TARFAYA.
Easterly 3 to 5, veering Southeast 6 in late night.
Moderate.

CAPE VERDE.
East or Northeast 4, veering Southeasterly 3 or 4 in northwest soon.
Moderate.
Some thundery showers in far northwest.

CAP BLANC, CAP TIMIRIS.
Northeasterly 3 or 4, at times 5 at first.
Moderate.

SIERRA LEONE.
Northeast 3 or 4, at times 5 at first, but Variable 2 to 4 in far
southeast.
Moderate, but slight near coast.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts in far south.

GULF OF GUINEA.
Southerly 2 to 4.
Slight or moderate.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts, mainly in north and in gulf.

POINTE NOIRE.
South or Southeast 3 to 5.
Moderate, locally slight in east.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts near coasts.



Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours

Southwest near gale over ROMEO, decreasing.
Threat of cyclonic near gale over FARADAY, ALTAIR, ACORES and
IRVING.
Elsewhere, no near gale or gale expected.