FQMQ54 LFPW 280746
Weather bulletin on METAREA 3,
METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Monday 28 July 2014 at 09 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 235.
Gale in force or expected for LION, PROVENCE.

Part 2 : General synopsis, Monday 28 at 00 UTC
Low area 1010 between Corsica and French mainland, deepening 1006 in
the evening, then 1004 tomorrow morning.
Low 1014 over south of Spain, deepening and moving to northeast,
expected 1008 in north of PALOS by 29/00 UTC, then filling at end.
High 1023 over western Russia. High 1029 over close Atlantic, ridge
1019 over southwest of France.


Part 3 : Area forecasts to Tuesday 29 at 12 UTC
EAST OF CABRERA.
Southeasterly 2 to 4, veering North or Northeast 4 or 5 from north
overnight, occasionally 6.
Smooth or slight, becoming slight overnight then moderate from
north.
Showers overnight.

BALEARES.
Southeasterly 2 to 4, locally 5 over Gulf of Valencia, becoming
Northeasterly 4 to 6 from north in the evening, locally Northwest
near Ebro delta.
Smooth or slight, becoming slight or moderate overnight.
Thundery showers from north.

MINORQUE.
Mainly Southwesterly 2 to 4, becoming North or Northeast 4 or 5 from
north in the afternoon locally 6, increasing Northerly 6 or 7
overnight.
Smooth or slight, becoming moderate in the evening, then rough
tomorrow.
Thundery showers from north.

LION.
Northwest 4 to 6, temporarily Westerly 4 or 5 at end of afternoon,
increasing 6 or 7 overnight, at times 8 near Bear. Gusts.
Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough tomorrow.
Rain and showers, at times thundery.

PROVENCE.
In west : West or Northwest 4 to 6, occasionally Southwest near
coasts at end of afternoon, increasing Northwest 5 to 7 from west
overnight. Gusts.
In east : West or Southwest 5 to 7, decreasing 4 to 6 in the evening,
then increasing 5 to 7 overnight, locally Westerly 8 near Hyeres
Islands at end. Gusts.
Moderate, becoming rough from west tomorrow.
Rain or showers at times thundery.

LIGURE, North of CORSE.
Southwesterly 5 to 7, decreasing 4 to 6 at end of night. Gusts.
Becoming moderate, temporarily moderate or rough over LIGURE
overnight.
Showers in far north, rain and showers overnight.

South of CORSE.
Westerly 3 or 4, locally 5 near Bonifacio Strait.
Slight, becoming moderate from west at end.
Rain and showers overnight.

SARDAIGNE.
Westerly 2 to 4 in north and Variable Clockwise 1 to 3 in south,
becoming Northerly 4 to 6 from north overnight.
Slight, becoming moderate from north overnight, locally rough in
northwest.
Rain and showers in north overnight.

MADDALENA.
Southwesterly 3 to 5, locally 6 or 7 in axis of Bonifacio Strait
until evening, veering Westerly in the morning.
Slight, but moderate in north until night.
Rain and showers tomorrow.

ELBE.
Southerly 3 or 4, increasing Southwest 5 or 6 in north and becoming
Variable Cyclonic 3 to 5 in south in the afternoon, becoming
Southwesterly 4 to 6 tomorrow.
Slight or moderate.
Showers in far north, rain and showers overnight.

ALBORAN.
Westerly 4 or 5, locally 6 in the axis of strait, increasing
gradually 6 or 7 from west in the evening, then decreasing West or
Northwest 4 to 6 at end, but locally Easterly 4 or 5 near Cape Gata.
Slight or moderate, becoming moderate or rough in evening.

PALOS.
Southwest increasing gradually 4 to 6 in the evening, becoming
Variable Cyclonic overnight, then decreasing Northeast 4 or 5 at
times 6 in northwest at end.
Becoming slight or moderate in evening, then moderate overnight,
temporarily rough in west.

ALGER.
East or Northeast 3 to 5, veering gradually West 3 or 4 from west in
the evening, then increasing West or Northwest 3 to 5 at end of the
night.
Slight, becoming locally moderate in extreme west tomorrow morning.
Some showers tomorrow morning.

WEST OF CABRERA.
Southwesterly 3 or 4, locally 5 in west, becoming temporarily
Variable 2 to 4 overnight, then increasing Northerly 4 to 6 at the
end of the night.
Becoming slight, then slight or moderate ovenight.
Some showers from north tomorrow morning, at times thundery.

ANNABA.
Variable 2 to 4, locally Easterly 5 in extreme southwest, becoming
Easterly in the afternoon, temporarily 5 in south, then increasing
West or Northwest 4 or 5 tomorrow morning, at times 6 in south.
Slight, becoming slight or moderate at end.
Some showers tomorrow morning, at times thundery.

TUNISIE.
West or Northwest 3 or 4, temporarily Southwest 4 or 5 near Sardinia
in afternoon, increasing Southeast 3 to 5 overnight, then veering
Southwest 5 or 6 in south at end but Variable 2 to 4 in north.
Slight, locally moderate in east at first.
Some showers at end, at times thundery.

CARBONARA.
Variable 2 to 4, increasing Southerly 3 or 4 in the afternoon but 4
or 5 in west, then 3 to 5 everywhere overnight, locally 6 in extreme
southeast at end.
Slight.

LIPARI, CIRCEO.
West or Northwest 2 to 4, backing Southerly from west overnight, then
increasing 3 or 4 at end, locally 5 in extreme north of CIRCEO.
Slight, becoming locally smooth overnight.
Thundery showers in north of CIRCEO overnight.



Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours
In north : Northwest fresh or strong flow.
In east : Westerly moderate or fresh flow, locally strong near
Bonifacio Strait.
In southwest of basin : moderate Variable flow, decreasing light or
moderate Wednesday.