FQMQ54 LFPW 300724
Weather bulletin on METAREA 3,
METEO-FRANCE Toulouse, Tuesday 30 September 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, Tuesday 30 at 00 UTC
High area 1020 to 1026 from west to east of the basin with little
move.
Thundery disturbance over PROVENCE and SARDAIGNE, moving slowly
eastward, expected over Ligurian sea next night, then in north of
Italy tomorrow morning.
Shallow low area around 1019 over Alboran sea stationary.


Part 3 : Area forecasts to Wednesday 1 at 12 UTC
EAST OF CABRERA.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming Northeasterly this evening, then increasing
3 or 4, locally 5 in east at end.
Slight.
Some thunderstorms with severe gusts decreasing in evening.

BALEARES.
North or Northeast 3 or 4, locally 5 in extreme northeast, increasing
Northeast 4 or 5 in evening.
Slight, becoming moderate in east this afternoon.
Some thunderstorms with severe gusts.

MINORQUE.
Cyclonic 3 or 4, locally 5 in northwest, increasing temporarily
North 6 in extreme northwest this afternoon, then becoming North or
Northeast 4, at times 5 in northwest this evening.
Slight or moderate, decreasing slight at end.
Some thundery showers, clearing up in evening.

LION.
East 4 or 5, backing North or Northeast this afternoon, then North or
Northwest 4, at times 5 in west at night.
Moderate, decreasing slight at night.
Some thunderstorms, clearing up at night.

PROVENCE.
Easterly 3 or 4, locally 5 in west, becoming Cyclonic 3 or 4 from
southwest at night, then North or Northwest 2 to 4 tomorrow morning.
Locally moderate in west, decreasing slight.
Thunderstorms with severe gusts, clearing up from west at the end of
night.

LIGURE.
In west : Northeast 3 or 4, locally 5 near coasts at first,
temporarily decreasing Easterly 1 to 3 in evening.
In east : Southeast 3 or 4, becoming Cyclonic 2 to 4 at the en of
night.
Smooth or slight.
Some showers, becoming thundery with severe gusts at night.

CORSE.
mainly Southeasterly 3 or 4, but locally Variable 1 to 3 in north,
becoming mainly Easterly 2 to 4 in afternoon, then veering mainly
Southwesterly at the end of night.
Smooth or slight.
Thunderstorms with severe gusts at the end of night.

SARDAIGNE.
South or Southeast 4 or 5, locally 6 in southeast, decreasing rapidly
3 or 4, locally 5 in south, then Southerly 2 to 4 but veering North
or Northwest 3 or 4 in northwest at the end of night.
Slight or moderate, decreasing slight in morning.
Some thundery showers from west with gusts.

MADDALENA.
South or Southeast 3 or 4, at times 5 along Sardinia coasts, veering
South or Southwest 3 or 4, locally 5 in leeward of Bonifacio strait
at end.
Smooth or slight.
Some thundery showers in north at end.

ELBE.
South or Southeast 3 or 4.
Smooth or slight, becoming slight tomorrow morning.
Thunderstorms with severe gusts at the end of night.

ALBORAN.
Easterly 3 to 5, increasing 4 to 6 in the afternoon, then 5 to 7
overnight.
Becoming moderate, then moderate or rough overnight.
Thunderstorms.

PALOS.
Northeast 3 to 5, increasing 5 or 6 in the evening, then at times 7
in extreme west at the end of the night.
Becoming moderate, then locally rough in west at the end of the
night.
Thunderstorms with severe gusts.

ALGER.
Variable 2 to 4, becoming East or Northeast overnight, and locally
increasing 5 in west in the morning.
Slight, locally becoming moderate in west in the morning.
Thundery showers with severe gusts, mainly in west.

WEST OF CABRERA.
East or Northeast 3 or 4, locally 5 in west, increasing 5 or 6
overnight.
Slight, becoming moderate overnight.
Thunderstorms with severe gusts.

ANNABA.
In northeast : Southeast 4 or 5, decreasing 3 or 4 at end.
In southwest : Variable 1 to 3.
Slight, locally moderate in northeast till morning.

TUNISIE.
Southeast 4 or 5, occasionally 6 in southwest in the afternoon,
decreasing 3 or 4 in the morning.
Slight, but moderate in west till morning.

CARBONARA.
Southeast 2 to 4.
Smooth or slight.

LIPARI, CIRCEO.
Variable 1 to 3, occasionally 4 near Italian coasts in the
afternoon.
Smooth.



Part 4 : outlook for next 24 hours
Persistence of Northeast near gale over ALBORAN and west of PALOS.