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 tirsdag 2. juni kl 22:00 til onsdag 3. juni kl 21:59

Kuling- og stormvarsel/gale and storm warning

East-Tampen

East-Tampen: Northeast gale 8 is expected from Wednesday 03utc until 18utc

Værsituasjonen/synoptic situation

Low 1000 hPa, 79 N 34 E, moving northeast, expected 1000 hPa at 80 N 54 E by Wednesday 18 utc. Low 1012 hPa, 60 N 09 E, almost stationary, expected 1004 hPa at 61 N 08 E by Wednesday 18 utc. Low 1010 hPa, 53 N 07 E, stationary, deepening to 998 hPa by Wednesday 18 utc. High 1034 hPa at, 55 N 36 W, almost stationary.

Havvarsel/ocean forecast

Inner Skagerrak

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Outer Skagerrak

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Fisher

Northwest 5. Slight. Dry and good, becoming rain with moderate.

Forties

North 6, occasionally near gale 7. Slight to rough. Rain with moderate.

South Utsire

Northwest 5. Slight or moderate. Dry and good.

North Utsire

North 5. Slight to rough. Dry and good.

Viking

North 6, increasing to near gale 7. Slight to rough. Rain with moderate.

East-Tampen

Northeast near gale 7. Moderate or rough. Rain with moderate.

Storegga

Northeast near gale 7. Moderate or rough. Rain with moderate.

Froeya Bank

Northeast 6. Moderate. Dry and good, becoming rain with moderate.

Halten Bank

Northeast 5. Slight. Dry and good, becoming rain with moderate.

Storegga-Halten Bank to Greenwich Meridian

Northeast 5. Slight. Rain with moderate.

Sklinna Bank

North 5. Slight. Dry and good, becoming occasional rain with moderate.

Traena Bank

North 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Roest Bank

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Outer Vestfjord

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Vesteraalsbank

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

Banks outside Troms

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

Tromsoeflaket

West 5. Slight or moderate. Rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.

Hjelmsoey Bank

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

North Cape Bank

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

North Bank

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

Kildin Bank

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

BnS

North 5. Slight. Snow with poor, becoming dry and good.

A2

Northwest 5. Slight. Dry and good.

A3

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

A4

North 6. Moderate. Snow with poor, becoming dry and good.

A5

North 5. Snow with poor, becoming dry and good.

B2

Northwest 5. Slight. Dry and good.

B3

Northwest 6. Moderate. Occasional snow with poor.

B4

Northwest 6. Moderate. Rain with moderate, becoming occasional snow with poor.

B5

Variable 5. Slight or moderate. Occasional snow with poor, becoming dry and good.

C2

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good. Risk of fog.

C3

Northwest 6. Moderate. Occasional snow with poor.

C4

Northwest 6. Moderate. Occasional rain with moderate.

C5

West 6. Moderate. Rain with moderate, becoming dry and good.

D2

Variable 4. Slight. Dry and good.

D3

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

Deep D4

Variable 4. Moderate. Rain with moderate.

E2

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Rain with moderate.

E3

Variable 4. Slight or moderate. Occasional rain with moderate.

Deep E4

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

F2

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.

F3

Variable 4. Slight. Rain with moderate.