Text forecast for high seas

The production of sea forecasts covering areas from 56° north latitude to the Arctic ice edge was changed the 7th of January. German Bight and Dogger are no longer part of the production. The wave forecasts are now an integrated part of the text for each forecast area. Warnings are expanded to cover the whole area of responsibility. The relation between wave height and sea state can be found here: https://snl.no/sjøgang

Varsel for lørdag 19. juni kl 22:00 til søndag 20. juni kl 21:59

Kuling- og stormvarsel/gale and storm warning

Gale or storm is not expected in areas covered by this bulletin.

Værsituasjonen/synoptic situation

Low 989 hPa, 82 N 45 E, moving slowly NE, expected 995 hPa, 83 N 61 E Sunday at 18 utc. Low 1007 hPa, 59 N 09 E, moving slowly N, expected 1006 hPa 62 N 09 E Sunday at 18 utc. Low 1007 hPa, 49 N 05 W, moving NE, expected 1004 hPa, 57 N 10 E Sunday at 18 utc. High 1018 hPa, 66 N 03 E, moving slowly N, expected 1017 hPa, 69 N 08 E Sunday at 18 utc.

Havvarsel/ocean forecast

Inner Skagerrak

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good, becoming rain with moderate.

Outer Skagerrak

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.

Fisher

Variable 5. Slight. Rain with moderate.

Forties

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.

South Utsire

Northwest 5. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

North Utsire

North 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Viking

North 5. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

East-Tampen

North 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Storegga

Northeast 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Froeya Bank

Northeast 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Halten Bank

Northeast 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Storegga-Halten Bank to Greenwich Meridian

Northeast 5. Slight. Dry and good.

Sklinna Bank

Northeast 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Traena Bank

North 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

Roest Bank

North 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Outer Vestfjord

North 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Vesteraalsbank

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

Banks outside Troms

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

Tromsoeflaket

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Rain with moderate, becoming dry and good. Risk of fog.

Hjelmsoey Bank

Variable 4. Moderate. Occasional rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.

North Cape Bank

Variable 4. Moderate. Dry and good.

North Bank

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

Kildin Bank

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

BnS

West 6, occasionally southwest near gale 7. Snow with poor.

A1

Southwest 4. Dry and good.

A2

Southwest 5. Dry and good. Risk of fog.

A3

Southwest 6, occasionally near gale 7. Moderate. Dry and good.

A4

Variable 5. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

A5

West 6. Slight. Occasional snow with poor, becoming dry and good.

B1

Southwest 5. Dry and good.

B2

Southwest 6. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

B3

Southwest 6. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

B4

West 5. Moderate. Dry and good.

B5

West 6. Moderate. Dry and good, becoming occasional snow with poor.

C2

Southwest 5. Slight. Dry and good. Risk of fog.

C3

Southwest 5. Slight. Dry and good, becoming occasional rain with moderate. Risk of fog.

C4

West 5. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

C5

West 5. Moderate. Occasional rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.

D2

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.

D3

Variable 5. Slight. Rain with moderate.

Deep D4

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.

E2

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.

E3

Variable 5. Slight. Dry and good.

Deep E4

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.

F2

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.

F3

Northeast 5. Slight. Rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.