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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

Tue 29 July 2014
07:00 15°
58F
NNW NNW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: N Wave period: 3.00s
10:00 22°
71F
NNW NNW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: N Wave period: 3.00s
13:00 25°
78F
NW NW 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: ENE Wave period: 5.00s
16:00 26°
79F
WNW WNW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: WNW Wave period: 3.00s
19:00 24°
75F
NW NW 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: W Wave period: 3.00s
22:00 18°
64F
NW NW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: WNW Wave period: 3.00s
Wed 30 July 2014
01:00 17°
63F
NNW NNW 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: WNW Wave period: 3.00s
04:00 16°
61F
N N 6kt Light rain 0.06mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: NW Wave period: 3.00s
07:00 15°
58F
NNW NNW 5kt Light rain 0.03mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: NW Wave period: 3.00s
10:00 20°
68F
NW NW 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: NW Wave period: 3.00s
13:00 24°
75F
WNW WNW 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: NW Wave period: 4.00s
16:00 25°
77F
W W 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: W Wave period: 3.00s
19:00 23°
73F
WNW WNW 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
22:00 16°
61F
WNW WNW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
Thu 31 July 2014
01:00 13°
55F
WNW WNW 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
04:00 12°
54F
WNW WNW 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: W Wave period: 3.00s
07:00 14°
57F
W W 3kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: W Wave period: 3.00s
10:00 21°
70F
WSW WSW 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 4.00s
13:00 24°
75F
SW SW 7kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
16:00 24°
75F
SW SW 8kt Light rain 0.11mm Pressure: 1013mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 4.00s
19:00 21°
70F
WSW WSW 7kt Light rain 0.11mm Pressure: 1012mb Wave height: 0.8m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 4.00s
22:00 16°
60F
W W 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1012mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 4.00s

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Tides for Southampton

Tue 29 July 2014 HW 00:05 4.3m LW 05:54 0.9m HW 12:39 4.4m LW 18:10 1.1m
Wed 30 July 2014 HW 00:36 4.3m LW 06:23 1.0m HW 13:04 4.4m LW 18:35 1.2m
Thu 31 July 2014 HW 01:05 4.3m LW 06:45 1.0m HW 13:29 4.4m LW 18:59 1.2m
Fri 01 August 2014 HW 01:36 4.3m LW 07:12 1.1m HW 14:01 4.4m LW 19:32 1.2m
Sat 02 August 2014 HW 02:14 4.3m LW 07:48 1.1m HW 14:41 4.3m LW 20:12 1.3m
Sun 03 August 2014 HW 02:58 4.2m LW 08:32 1.2m HW 15:27 4.2m LW 21:00 1.4m
Mon 04 August 2014 HW 03:49 4.0m LW 09:23 1.5m HW 16:21 4.1m LW 22:00 1.6m
Tue 05 August 2014 HW 04:47 3.9m LW 10:30 1.7m HW 17:23 4.0m LW 23:14 1.7m
Wed 06 August 2014 HW 05:58 3.8m LW 11:49 1.8m HW 19:53 4.0m
Thu 07 August 2014 LW 00:31 1.7m HW 08:35 4.0m LW 13:07 1.7m HW 20:40 4.2m
Fri 08 August 2014 LW 01:45 1.4m HW 09:18 4.2m LW 14:17 1.4m HW 21:14 4.4m
Sat 09 August 2014 LW 02:48 1.0m HW 09:45 4.5m LW 15:14 1.0m HW 21:51 4.6m
Sun 10 August 2014 LW 03:40 0.6m HW 10:20 4.7m LW 16:04 0.6m HW 22:32 4.8m
Mon 11 August 2014 LW 04:27 0.3m HW 11:00 4.8m LW 16:50 0.4m HW 23:14 4.9m
Tue 12 August 2014 LW 05:12 0.1m HW 11:43 4.9m LW 17:34 0.3m HW 23:59 4.9m
Wed 13 August 2014 LW 05:56 0.1m HW 12:28 4.8m LW 18:18 0.3m
Thu 14 August 2014 HW 00:44 4.8m LW 06:39 0.2m HW 13:16 4.7m LW 19:00 0.5m
Fri 15 August 2014 HW 01:32 4.6m LW 07:21 0.5m HW 14:10 4.6m LW 19:45 0.7m
Sat 16 August 2014 HW 02:27 4.4m LW 08:06 0.8m HW 16:47 4.5m LW 20:32 1.1m
Sun 17 August 2014 HW 04:54 4.2m LW 08:56 1.3m HW 17:00 4.3m LW 21:26 1.5m
Mon 18 August 2014 HW 05:01 4.0m LW 09:55 1.6m HW 17:25 4.1m LW 22:31 1.8m
Tue 19 August 2014 HW 05:50 3.8m LW 11:04 1.9m HW 18:13 3.9m LW 23:45 1.9m
Wed 20 August 2014 HW 06:50 3.7m LW 12:17 2.0m HW 19:11 3.8m
Thu 21 August 2014 LW 00:56 1.9m HW 09:44 3.8m LW 13:24 1.9m HW 21:59 3.9m
Fri 22 August 2014 LW 01:56 1.7m HW 10:46 4.0m LW 14:21 1.7m HW 22:58 4.0m
Sat 23 August 2014 LW 02:46 1.4m HW 11:33 4.2m LW 15:09 1.4m HW 21:51 4.2m
Sun 24 August 2014 LW 03:31 1.1m HW 10:37 4.3m LW 15:53 1.2m HW 22:27 4.3m
Mon 25 August 2014 LW 04:13 0.9m HW 11:01 4.4m LW 16:33 1.0m HW 23:04 4.4m
Tue 26 August 2014 LW 04:52 0.8m HW 11:35 4.4m LW 17:11 1.0m HW 23:39 4.4m
Wed 27 August 2014 LW 05:27 0.8m HW 12:07 4.5m LW 17:42 1.0m

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Inshore waters forecast

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

Issued at 05:00 on Tuesday 29 July 2014.

A ridge of high pressure will extend across England and Wales from the southwest with low pressure to the north of Scotland.

24 hour forecast:

Wind North backing west for a time, 4 or 5.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good.
Sea state Slight.

Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Wind North backing west 4 or 5, veering northwest 3 or 4 later.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good.
Sea state Slight.

Shipping forecast

General synopsis

Issued at midnight on Tuesday 29 July 2014.

Low just south of Iceland 998 expected Faeroes 995 by midnight tonight

Gale warnings: Trafalgar, Fitzroy, Hebrides, Bailey

Area forecast: Wight, Portland, Plymouth, Biscay

Wind North or northwest 4 or 5.
Weather Showers then fair.
Visibility Good
Sea state Slight or moderate.

Wight forecast

Wind North or northwest 4 or 5.
Weather Showers then fair.
Visibility Good.
Sea state Slight or moderate.