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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

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Weather for Southampton Airport

72 hour forecast

Fri 19 September 2014
13:00 26°
79F
SE SE 8kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1012mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
16:00 26°
78F
SSE SSE 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1012mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
19:00 20°
69F
SE SE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1012mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
22:00 18°
64F
ESE ESE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1013mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
Sat 20 September 2014
01:00 17°
62F
ENE ENE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
04:00 16°
61F
ENE ENE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
07:00 15°
60F
ENE ENE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
10:00 21°
70F
ENE ENE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
13:00 26°
79F
ESE ESE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
16:00 26°
79F
ESE ESE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 21.00s
19:00 20°
68F
ESE ESE 3kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: NNW Wave period: 2.00s
22:00 18°
64F
ESE ESE 4kt Light rain 0.04mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: N Wave period: 3.00s
Sun 21 September 2014
01:00 17°
62F
ENE ENE 5kt Light rain 0.02mm Pressure: 1017mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: NNE Wave period: 4.00s
04:00 16°
60F
ENE ENE 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: NNE Wave period: 4.00s
07:00 15°
58F
NE NE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.8m
Wave direction: NE Wave period: 4.00s
10:00 19°
67F
ENE ENE 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1017mb Wave height: 0.8m
Wave direction: NE Wave period: 4.00s
13:00 24°
75F
ENE ENE 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1017mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: NE Wave period: 4.00s
16:00 25°
76F
ENE ENE 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: NE Wave period: 4.00s
19:00 20°
68F
ENE ENE 6kt Light rain 0.03mm Pressure: 1017mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: NE Wave period: 4.00s
22:00 16°
61F
NE NE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: NE Wave period: 4.00s

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Tides for Southampton

Fri 19 September 2014 LW 00:25 2.0m HW 09:09 3.8m LW 12:57 2.1m HW 19:35 3.7m
Sat 20 September 2014 LW 01:26 1.8m HW 10:10 4.0m LW 13:54 1.8m HW 22:29 4.0m
Sun 21 September 2014 LW 02:18 1.5m HW 10:55 4.2m LW 14:42 1.5m HW 21:23 4.1m
Mon 22 September 2014 LW 03:03 1.2m HW 11:29 4.3m LW 15:25 1.2m HW 22:00 4.3m
Tue 23 September 2014 LW 03:44 1.0m HW 10:29 4.4m LW 16:05 1.0m HW 22:37 4.4m
Wed 24 September 2014 LW 04:22 0.9m HW 11:03 4.5m LW 16:40 0.9m HW 23:12 4.5m
Thu 25 September 2014 LW 04:56 0.8m HW 11:34 4.6m LW 17:11 0.9m HW 23:42 4.5m
Fri 26 September 2014 LW 05:25 0.9m HW 12:01 4.6m LW 17:38 0.9m
Sat 27 September 2014 HW 00:10 4.6m LW 05:52 0.9m HW 12:29 4.6m LW 18:06 0.9m
Sun 28 September 2014 HW 00:43 4.6m LW 06:22 0.9m HW 13:03 4.6m LW 18:40 0.9m
Mon 29 September 2014 HW 01:21 4.6m LW 06:57 1.0m HW 13:43 4.6m LW 19:18 1.0m
Tue 30 September 2014 HW 02:06 4.5m LW 07:38 1.2m HW 14:30 4.4m LW 20:02 1.3m
Wed 01 October 2014 HW 02:57 4.3m LW 08:25 1.5m HW 15:26 4.2m LW 20:55 1.6m
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

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Inshore waters forecast

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

Issued at 11:00 on Friday 19 September 2014.

A slow-moving low centred just northwest of Iberia will bring a warm humid airflow across the British Isles today. However, pressure will build from the west during tonight and tomorrow, bringing cooler fresher conditions from the north.

24 hour forecast:

Wind Variable 3 or less.
Weather Occasional thundery rain.
Visibility Moderate or poor.
Sea state Smooth, occasionally slight.

Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Wind Variable 3 or less, becoming northeasterly 4 or 5.
Weather Occasional thundery rain, fog patches at first.
Visibility Moderate or good, occasionally very poor at first.
Sea state Smooth becoming slight.

Shipping forecast

General synopsis

Issued at 0600 on Friday 19 September 2014.

Low Fitzroy 997 slow-moving, filling 1004 by 0600 tomorrow

Gale warnings:

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

Wind Variable 3 or 4.
Weather Occasional thundery rain, fog patches.
Visibility Moderate, occasionally very poor
Sea state Moderate until, later in southwest Plymouth and west Biscay, otherwise slight.

Wight forecast

Wind Variable 3 or 4.
Weather Occasional thundery rain, fog patches.
Visibility Moderate, occasionally very poor.
Sea state Slight.