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

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Weather for Southampton Airport

72 hour forecast

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Tides for Southampton

Thu 02 October 2014 HW 04:01 4.0m LW 09:29 1.9m HW 16:36 4.0m LW 22:21 1.9m
Fri 03 October 2014 HW 06:55 4.0m LW 11:19 2.1m HW 19:11 4.0m
Sat 04 October 2014 LW 00:08 1.8m HW 07:56 4.1m LW 12:53 1.8m HW 20:06 4.2m
Sun 05 October 2014 LW 01:22 1.5m HW 08:48 4.4m LW 13:53 1.5m HW 20:44 4.4m
Mon 06 October 2014 LW 02:16 1.1m HW 09:21 4.6m LW 14:42 1.1m HW 21:17 4.6m
Tue 07 October 2014 LW 03:03 0.7m HW 09:49 4.7m LW 15:27 0.7m HW 21:56 4.7m
Wed 08 October 2014 LW 03:48 0.4m HW 10:24 4.8m LW 16:11 0.4m HW 22:36 4.8m
Thu 09 October 2014 LW 04:30 0.3m HW 11:04 4.9m LW 16:52 0.3m HW 23:18 4.8m
Fri 10 October 2014 LW 05:11 0.3m HW 11:46 4.8m LW 17:33 0.4m
Sat 11 October 2014 HW 00:01 4.7m LW 05:53 0.5m HW 12:29 4.7m LW 18:14 0.6m
Sun 12 October 2014 HW 00:47 4.5m LW 06:33 0.7m HW 13:14 4.5m LW 18:54 0.9m
Mon 13 October 2014 HW 01:38 4.4m LW 07:15 1.1m HW 14:10 4.3m LW 19:35 1.2m
Tue 14 October 2014 HW 03:54 4.3m LW 07:59 1.5m HW 15:45 4.2m LW 20:22 1.6m
Wed 15 October 2014 HW 04:13 4.1m LW 08:52 1.8m HW 16:16 4.0m LW 21:22 1.9m
Thu 16 October 2014 HW 04:49 3.9m LW 10:02 2.1m HW 17:02 3.8m LW 22:36 2.1m
Fri 17 October 2014 HW 05:36 3.8m LW 11:17 2.2m HW 17:54 3.7m LW 23:48 2.1m
Sat 18 October 2014 HW 06:33 3.8m LW 12:24 2.2m HW 18:54 3.7m
Sun 19 October 2014 LW 00:49 2.0m HW 07:41 3.9m LW 13:22 2.0m HW 19:56 3.8m
Mon 20 October 2014 LW 01:43 1.7m HW 10:13 4.2m LW 14:10 1.7m HW 20:50 4.1m
Tue 21 October 2014 LW 02:29 1.5m HW 09:21 4.3m LW 14:53 1.4m HW 21:31 4.3m
Wed 22 October 2014 LW 03:10 1.2m HW 09:56 4.5m LW 15:31 1.2m HW 22:10 4.4m
Thu 23 October 2014 LW 03:47 1.0m HW 10:31 4.6m LW 16:06 1.0m HW 22:44 4.5m
Fri 24 October 2014 LW 04:22 0.9m HW 11:03 4.6m LW 16:38 0.9m HW 23:15 4.6m
Sat 25 October 2014 LW 04:55 0.9m HW 11:33 4.7m LW 17:11 0.8m HW 23:47 4.7m
Sun 26 October 2014 LW 05:27 0.8m HW 12:05 4.7m LW 17:45 0.8m
Mon 27 October 2014 HW 00:23 4.7m LW 06:03 0.9m HW 12:42 4.7m LW 18:22 0.8m
Tue 28 October 2014 HW 01:04 4.7m LW 06:41 1.0m HW 13:24 4.6m LW 19:02 1.0m
Wed 29 October 2014 HW 01:50 4.6m LW 07:24 1.2m HW 14:12 4.5m LW 19:47 1.2m
Thu 30 October 2014 HW 02:45 4.4m LW 08:14 1.5m HW 15:11 4.2m LW 20:43 1.6m
Fri 31 October 2014 HW 03:53 4.2m LW 09:23 1.9m HW 16:25 4.0m LW 22:10 1.8m

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Inshore waters forecast

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

Issued at 11:00 on Thursday 2 October 2014.

High pressure across the United Kingdom will decline as an active cold front reaching the northwest of Scotland this evening will move erratically southeastwards during Friday and Friday night bringing heavy rain and in the northwest, gales or severe gales for a time.

24 hour forecast:

Wind Variable 3 or less, becoming southwest 3 or 4.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Mainly good.
Sea state Smooth or slight.

Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Wind Southwest backing south 3 or 4, increasing 5 to 7, veering northwest later.
Weather Rain later.
Visibility Good, becoming moderate or poor later.
Sea state Slight, becoming moderate or rough later.

Shipping forecast

General synopsis

Issued at midnight on Thursday 2 October 2014.

Developing Atlantic low moving rapidly northwards, expected southwest Iceland 962 by midnight tonight. High Sole 1031 dissipating

Gale warnings: Viking, North Utsire, Forties, Cromarty, Forth, Trafalgar, Irish Sea, Shannon, Rockall, Malin, Hebrides, Bailey, Fair Isle, Faeroes, Southeast Iceland

Area forecast: Thames, Dover, Wight, Portland, Northeast Plymouth

Wind Variable becoming southwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Moderate or good
Sea state Slight.

Wight forecast

Wind Variable becoming southwesterly 3 or 4, occasionally 5 later.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Moderate or good.
Sea state Slight.