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Today is forecast to be nearly the same temperature as yesterday. Windy with rain at times.
Rain
Today 09/19 100%
Rain
Windy with a few showers this morning. A steady, soaking rain developing during the afternoon hours. High 13C. Winds S at 40 to 55 km/h. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near 12mm. Winds could occasionally gust over 80 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Today 09/19 80%
Chance of Rain
Windy with light rain likely. Low 9C. Winds SW at 40 to 65 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Winds could occasionally gust over 80 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Tomorrow 09/20 80%
Chance of Rain
Windy with periods of light rain. High 12C. Winds WSW at 40 to 55 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Winds could occasionally gust over 80 km/h.
Partly Cloudy
Tomorrow 09/20 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. Low 7C. Winds W at 25 to 40 km/h.

Other Air

Air Assets Available To Shetland Coastguard
 
 

 

Declared Resources

Sea King

Sea King

Sea King

202 Squadron – D Flight   RAF Lossiemouth.

RESCUE 137/138  Sea King HAR Mk 3

Availability: 15 mins Day 45 mins Night

Capability: 280 nm radius of action (with 30 mins on scene)

                            7 hrs 30 mins (endurance speed)

                            6 hrs 15 mins (cruising speed)

Cruising speed: 100 kts, Max speed: 120 kts 

Endurance speed: 70 kts

Max all up weight: 21,000 lbs

Survivor capacity: 17 seated or 11 seated/3 stretchers or 6 stretcher

Rescue winch: 240 ft cable with loading capacity 600 lbs.

Additional Resources

SOLA (NORWAY) 

Sea King

Sea King

Sea King

Availability: Day/Night 60 Mins

GULFAKS C

Bell 214

 Availability: Day 15 Mins Night 30 Mins

FRIGG (search only)

S 76 ‘C’ RMN

S76

S76

 Availability: Day 20-30 Mins
 Night 30-40 Mins

FORTIES  (not SAR fitted)
Dauphin

Dauphin

Dauphin

Availability: Day 20 Mins Night 60 Mins

EKOFISK  (winch fitted)
Dauphin 

Dauphin

Dauphin

Availability: Day 15 Mins Night 60 Mins

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