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Weather bulletin on METAREA 2,
METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Wednesday 22 October 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, Wednesday 22 at 00 UTC
High 1033 47N10W, drifting eastward and weakening, expected 1028 in
southeast of Bay of Biscay by 23/00 UTC, then 1027 over France by
23/12 UTC.
Thundery low 1003 over IRVING, with little move, filling 1009 at
end.
Shallow low 1015 in northwest Morocco at end.
Tropical wave along 13N32W 09N34W 04N35W.
Monsoon trough near 12N16W to 11N18W. ITCZ along 11N18W 07N28W 10N33W
07N45W.


Part 3 : Area forecasts to Thursday 23 at 12 UTC

FARADAY.
Southwest 3 to 5, veering gradually North or Northwest from
northwest.
Moderate or rough.
NW swell.
Scattered rain.

ROMEO.
Southwesterly 3 to 5, becoming Variable 1 to 3 in southeast later.
Rough, decreasing.
N swell abating.
Some rain later.

ALTAIR.
In west : East or Northeast 4 or 5, locally Variable 1 to 3 in north,
then North or Northeast everywhere later. In east : East or Southeast
4 or 5, locally Variable 1 to 3 in north, becoming Variable 1 to 3
everywhere at end.
Moderate or rough.
Scattered rain.

CHARCOT.
Variable 2 to 4, mainly Southeasterly at first.
Rough, decreasing.
Some showers from south.

ACORES.
In west : Northeasterly 5 or 6, temporarily 7 in south at first. In
east : Southeasterly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 to 5 at end.
Rough, locally very rough in southwest, decreasing moderate or rough
later.
Southeasterly swell, abating.
Thundersqualls with gusts.

JOSEPHINE.
Mainly Easterly 2 to 4, temporarily 5 in far west at first.
Locally rough in far west,decreasing.
Some thundery showers.

IRVING.
In west : Cyclonic4 to 6, temporarily 7 at first. In east : South or
Southeast 5 or 6, decreasing 4 or 5 later.
Moderate or rough.
Thundersqualls with gusts.

MADEIRA.
Mainly Northeasterly 2 to 4, temporarily 5 in far west at first.
Moderate.
Some thundery showers.

PAZENN.
Southerly 3 or 4, veering Southwesterly later, but locally 5 in
north, then becoming Variable 1 to 3 in south at end.
Rough, decreasing later.
NW swell 3 m abating later.

IROISE, YEU.
Northwest 2 or 3, backing Westerly at first, then Southwest 2 to 4
soon.
Moderate or rough in NW swell, becoming moderate soon.

ROCHEBONNE.
Mainly Northerly 2 or 3, becoming Variable Clockwise at first, then
Southerly 2 to 4 from west soon. Coastal breeze.
Moderate or rough in NW swell, becoming moderate soon.

CANTABRICO.
East or Northeast 2 to 4, at times 5 in far west, veering Southeast
later. Coastal breeze.
Moderate or rough in NW swell, becoming moderate later.

FINISTERRE.
Northeasterly 2 to 4, locally 5 in east, becoming Variable 1 to 3
overnight.
Rough, decreasing in the morning.
NW swell abating in the morning.

PORTO.
Northeasterly 2 to 4, becoming Variable 1 to 3 at end.
Moderate.
NW swell.

SAO VICENTE.
Northeasterly 3 or 4, increasing 5 or 6 in southeast later.
Moderate.

CADIZ.
Northeasterly 2 to 4, increasing 5 or 6 in south overnight, but 7 in
axis Gibraltar Strait.
Becoming moderate.

GIBRALTAR STRAIT.
Variable 1 to 3, becoming East 6 or 7 overnight.
Becoming moderate.

CASABLANCA, AGADIR, TARFAYA.
Northeasterly 3 or 4, locally 5 in northeast of CASABLANCA.
Moderate.

METEOR.
Southwesterly 4 or 5, locally Northwesterly in far west.
Moderate or rough, decreasing.
Some thundery showers.

CANARIAS.
Mainly Northeasterly 3 to 5.
Slight or moderate.
Some thundery showers in west.

CAPE VERDE, CAP BLANC, CAP TIMIRIS.
Northeasterly 3 to 5, but locally Variable or mainly Southwesterly 2
to 4 in northwest of CAPE VERDE.
Moderate or rough, decreasing.

SIERRA LEONE.
Northeasterly 3 to 5, decreasing locally Variable 1 to 3 in far
east.
Moderate or rough, but locally slight in far east.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts.

GULF OF GUINEA.
Southerly 3 or 4.
Slight or moderate.
Thundersqualls with severe gusts in northwest and near coasts.

POINTE NOIRE.
South or Southeast 3 to 5.
Slight or moderate.
Locally thundery showers near coasts.



Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours
Easterly near gale over CADIZ and GIBRALTAR STRAIT, decreasing.