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EUROPEAN WINDSTORM (EW) BARNABAS DISCUSSION NUMBER 12
KIEWII-COBRASTRIKE GACC DUNDEE UK
0900 UTC MON 9 JULY 2012

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 40 KT DUE TO THE APPEARANCE OF A WEAK STING
JET...A DOWNDRAFT IN THE SOUTHERN QUADRANT.

NO IMPACTS ON LAND EXPECTED...APART FROM SOME RAIN IN DENMARK AND SCANDINAVIA.

GFS AND CMC SHOW THE STORM DISSIPATING VERY SHORTLY...BUT THE NGP AND UKMET
SHOW BARNABAS DISSIPATING IN A FEW DAYS TIME. THIS IS NOT THE FIRST TIME THIS
HAS HAPPENED...SO I WILL GO WITH DISSIPATION TOMORROW.

FORECAST
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INIT...09/0600Z...57N  8E...40 KT 1000 MB
12HR...09/1800Z...60N 12E...35 KT 1000 MB...INLAND
24HR...10/0600Z...62N 13E...30 KT 1003 MB...INLAND
36HR...10/1800Z...DISSIPATED

FORECASTER KIEWII