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Weather & Tides 

On this page: Weather, Tides, Inshore waters forecast, Shipping forecast.

QUICK START – for the new free Pro2 precision weather forecaster:

1 - Click “Play” to get a six-day wind forecast for the default area

2 - Change the forecast area by using the pan and zoom functions on the left of the interface

3 - “Display Mode”: Choose single or group mode, to get one forecast type or multiple forecast types

4 - “Forecasts”: Select forecast types here: Wind, Pressure, Precipitation and Air Temperature 

5 - Click “Play” to get your chosen forecast - click "Stop" before making a new selection.

6 - Click the meteogram icon, then double-click anywhere on the map for a precise graphical forecast

There’s a full user guide here, and a video demonstration here.

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Weather for Southampton Airport

72 hour forecast

Thu 17 April 2014
19:00 13°
55F
NW NW 7kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1018mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: W Wave period: 3.00s
22:00
49F
NW NW 6kt Light rain 0.16mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: WNW Wave period: 3.00s
Fri 18 April 2014
01:00
45F
NNW NNW 6kt Light rain 0.09mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: NW Wave period: 3.00s
04:00
41F
NNW NNW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: NW Wave period: 3.00s
07:00
38F
N N 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: NNW Wave period: 3.00s
10:00 10°
50F
NNE NNE 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: N Wave period: 3.00s
13:00 14°
56F
NNE NNE 8kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: N Wave period: 3.00s
16:00 14°
58F
NNE NNE 8kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: NNE Wave period: 3.00s
19:00 12°
53F
NE NE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: NNE Wave period: 3.00s
22:00
42F
ENE ENE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 3.00s
Sat 19 April 2014
01:00
38F
NE NE 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 3.00s
04:00
35F
NNE NNE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s
07:00
35F
NNE NNE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1018mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 4.00s
10:00
48F
NE NE 8kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1018mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 4.00s
13:00 13°
55F
NE NE 8kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 4.00s
16:00 13°
55F
NE NE 9kt Light rain 0.04mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 5.00s
19:00 12°
53F
NE NE 8kt Light rain 0.03mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 5.00s
22:00
43F
NE NE 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.9m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 5.00s

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Tides for Southampton

Thu 17 April 2014 LW 05:29 0.5m HW 12:05 4.6m LW 17:47 0.6m
Fri 18 April 2014 HW 00:23 4.7m LW 06:06 0.5m HW 12:45 4.6m LW 18:24 0.6m
Sat 19 April 2014 HW 01:04 4.6m LW 06:45 0.6m HW 13:29 4.6m LW 19:05 0.8m
Sun 20 April 2014 HW 01:49 4.5m LW 07:28 0.8m HW 14:19 4.4m LW 19:51 1.1m
Mon 21 April 2014 HW 02:42 4.3m LW 08:17 1.1m HW 15:21 4.2m LW 20:47 1.5m
Tue 22 April 2014 HW 03:49 4.1m LW 09:22 1.4m HW 16:47 4.0m LW 22:07 1.8m
Wed 23 April 2014 HW 05:14 3.9m LW 10:51 1.6m HW 18:59 4.1m LW 23:43 1.8m
Thu 24 April 2014 HW 07:06 3.9m LW 12:17 1.5m HW 19:57 4.2m
Fri 25 April 2014 LW 00:59 1.6m HW 08:03 4.0m LW 13:23 1.3m HW 20:45 4.3m
Sat 26 April 2014 LW 01:56 1.3m HW 08:43 4.2m LW 14:16 1.0m HW 21:18 4.5m
Sun 27 April 2014 LW 02:43 0.9m HW 09:22 4.3m LW 15:03 0.7m HW 21:52 4.5m
Mon 28 April 2014 LW 03:28 0.6m HW 10:02 4.4m LW 15:46 0.5m HW 22:29 4.6m
Tue 29 April 2014 LW 04:11 0.5m HW 10:44 4.4m LW 16:29 0.5m HW 23:08 4.5m
Wed 30 April 2014 LW 04:51 0.4m HW 11:28 4.4m LW 17:10 0.5m HW 23:49 4.5m
Thu 01 May 2014 LW 05:32 0.5m HW 12:12 4.4m LW 17:51 0.7m
Fri 02 May 2014 HW 00:27 4.4m LW 06:11 0.6m HW 13:00 4.3m LW 18:30 0.9m
Sat 03 May 2014 HW 01:06 4.3m LW 06:49 0.9m HW 15:14 4.3m LW 19:09 1.2m
Sun 04 May 2014 HW 01:49 4.2m LW 07:24 1.1m HW 15:41 4.2m LW 19:46 1.4m
Mon 05 May 2014 HW 02:37 4.0m LW 08:02 1.4m HW 16:02 4.1m LW 20:29 1.7m
Tue 06 May 2014 HW 03:35 3.9m LW 08:49 1.6m HW 16:35 3.9m LW 21:25 2.0m
Wed 07 May 2014 HW 04:36 3.7m LW 09:52 1.8m HW 17:22 3.8m LW 22:32 2.1m
Thu 08 May 2014 HW 05:38 3.6m LW 10:59 1.9m HW 18:19 3.8m LW 23:39 2.1m
Fri 09 May 2014 HW 06:42 3.6m LW 12:05 1.9m HW 19:21 3.9m
Sat 10 May 2014 LW 00:45 1.9m HW 07:45 3.7m LW 13:06 1.7m HW 20:17 4.0m
Sun 11 May 2014 LW 01:39 1.7m HW 08:38 3.9m LW 13:58 1.4m HW 21:02 4.2m
Mon 12 May 2014 LW 02:24 1.3m HW 09:20 4.1m LW 14:44 1.2m HW 21:39 4.4m
Tue 13 May 2014 LW 03:06 1.0m HW 09:56 4.3m LW 15:26 0.9m HW 22:13 4.5m
Wed 14 May 2014 LW 03:47 0.7m HW 10:30 4.5m LW 16:07 0.7m HW 22:47 4.6m
Thu 15 May 2014 LW 04:28 0.5m HW 11:06 4.6m LW 16:48 0.6m HW 23:24 4.7m
Fri 16 May 2014 LW 05:09 0.4m HW 11:46 4.7m LW 17:30 0.6m

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Inshore waters forecast

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

Issued at 17:00 on Thursday 17 April 2014.

Low centred over southern Norway will move away eastwards and fill, allowing high pressure to generally build from the southwest. The high soon moving away from the far north on Friday, before returning on Saturday.

24 hour forecast:

Wind Northwest 3 or 4, veering northeast 4 or 5, then becoming variable 2 or 3 later.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good.
Sea state Smooth or slight.

Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Wind Variable 2 or 3, becoming northeast 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good.
Sea state Smooth or slight.

Shipping forecast

General synopsis

Issued at midday on Thursday 17 April 2014.

Low Norwegian Basin 995 expected southern Sweden 1007 by midday tomorrow. Low moving steadily northeastwards expected Denmark Strait 972 by same time. New high expected Irish Sea 1022 by that time

Gale warnings: Viking, North Utsire, South Utsire, Forties, Cromarty, Dogger, Fisher, German Bight, Bailey, Fair Isle, Faeroes, Southeast Iceland

Area forecast: Wight, Portland, Plymouth

Wind West veering northeast 4 or 5.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good
Sea state Slight or moderate.

Wight forecast

Wind West veering northeast 4 or 5.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good.
Sea state Slight or moderate.