FQMQ54 LFPW 230713
Weather bulletin on METAREA 3,
METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Wednesday 23 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 : NO WARNING.


Part 2 : General synopsis, Wednesday 23 at 00 UTC
Low area around 1009 between Corsica and French mainland, over
Ligurian sea and Tyrrhenian sea, slowly filling tomorrow. Low 1013
near Gulf of Valencia, deepening and expected 1009 in evening. High
pressures near 1017 over southwest of France, weakening, expected
1014 next night.


Part 3 : Area forecasts to Thursday 24 at 12 UTC
EAST OF CABRERA.
Becoming Southerly 3 or 4, temporarily 5 near Balearic islands in
afternoon, then backing Southeast 3 or 4, at times 5 in south, at
night.
Slight, locally moderate in extreme northeast at first, becoming at
times moderate in extreme south at night.

BALEARES.
Mainly Southerly 3 or 4, locally 5 in extreme south, becoming
Cyclonic 5 or 6 in Gulf of Valencia in afternoon, then becoming
mainly Easterly 2 to 4, but locally Cyclonic in south, at night.
Smooth or slight, becoming locally moderate in gulf of Valencia in
afternoon till night.

MINORQUE.
Southwest 3 or 4, temporarily 5 between Balearic islands, but locally
Northwest 5 in extreme northeast at first, becoming Variable 2 to 4
in morning.
Slight, locally moderate in east at first, decreasing smooth or
slight at night.

LION, West of PROVENCE.
Northwest 4 or 5, rapidly backing Southwest 3 or 4, at times 5, then
veering West or Northwest 3 or 4 at the end of night.
Slight or moderate, decreasing smooth or slight in afternoon.

East of PROVENCE.
Variable 1 to 3, becoming mainly West or Southwest 2 to 4 in
evening.
Slight, locally moderate in south at first.

LIGURE, North of CORSE.
Becoming Southwesterly 2 to 4, increasing 3 or 4, locally 5 between
Corsica and Mainland at night, then locally 6 over Balagne in
morning.
Smooth or slight, becoming locally moderate near Balagne tomorrow
morning.

South of CORSE.
West or Southwest 2 to 4.
Moderate, decreasing slight in afternoon.

SARDAIGNE.
Northwest 3 or 4, locally 5 in extreme northwest at first, becoming
Variable Clockwise 2 to 4 in afternoon, then becoming West or
Southwest in north and mainly Southeasterly in south at night.
Moderate, decreasing slight in afternoon, then smooth or slight
tomorrow morning.

MADDALENA.
West or Northwest 3 or 4, increasing Westerly 4 or 5 in north and
becoming locally Variable 1 to 3 in south, in evening, then
increasing locally 6 in and leeward of Bonifacio strait at night.
Smooth or slight, becoming locally moderate in leeward strait at
night.

ELBE.
Mainly Northwesterly increasing 3 or 4, but locally Variable 1 to 3
near Corsica.
Smooth or slight.

ALBORAN.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming Westerly this evening, then gradually
increasing 5 or 6, in west, overnight. Coastal breezes.
Becoming slight or moderate.
Showers later.

PALOS.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming Southwesterly overnight, at times 5 in the
morning. Coastal breezes.
Smooth or slight.
Showers locally thundery, later.

ALGER.
Increasing Easterly 3 to 5, becoming Variable in west in the
morning.
Slight, locally moderate in east.
Thundery showers in west, at end.

WEST OF CABRERA.
Southerly 2 to 4, temporarily 5 in far north this evening, becoming
Variable in the morning.
Smooth or slight.

ANNABA.
Mainly Northwesterly 2 to 4, locally 5 in far north, gradually
becoming Easterly 3 to 5, from southwest this evening.
Moderate, decreasing.

TUNISIE.
West or Northwest 4 or 5, temporarily 6 in north this afternoon,
decreasing Northwesterly 2 to 4 overnight.
Moderate, decreasing.

CARBONARA.
Northwesterly 2 to 4, becoming Variable 1 to 3 overnight.
Smooth or slight.

LIPARI, CIRCEO.
Northwesterly 3 or 4, locally 5 in far southeast at first, decreasing
2 to 4 overnight.
Slight, locally moderate in south at first.
Scattered showers over LIPARI at first.



Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours
No significant change.