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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

Wed 23 April 2014
10:00 14°
57F
SSE SSE 10kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.8m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 5.00s
13:00 13°
56F
S S 10kt Light rain 0.19mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.8m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 5.00s
16:00 11°
52F
S S 8kt Light rain 2.05mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.9m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 6.00s
19:00 11°
52F
S S 6kt Light rain 1.50mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.9m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 6.00s
22:00
49F
SSW SSW 4kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1017mb Wave height: 0.8m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 6.00s
Thu 24 April 2014
01:00
44F
SW SW 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.7m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 6.00s
04:00
42F
WSW WSW 3kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1018mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 7.00s
07:00
45F
WSW WSW 2kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 7.00s
10:00 13°
56F
SSW SSW 3kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 7.00s
13:00 16°
60F
S S 5kt Light rain 0.04mm Pressure: 1018mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
16:00 16°
61F
S S 5kt Light rain 0.06mm Pressure: 1017mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
19:00 14°
57F
SW SW 2kt Light rain 0.03mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
22:00
40F
W W 2kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1016mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
Fri 25 April 2014
01:00
44F
N N 3kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
04:00
44F
NNE NNE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
07:00
48F
NE NE 2kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1015mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
10:00 13°
56F
N N 2kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 9.00s
13:00 18°
64F
S S 2kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1014mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
16:00 16°
61F
SW SW 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1013mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
19:00 13°
56F
SW SW 4kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1011mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s
22:00
45F
SW SW 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1012mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 8.00s

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Tides for Southampton

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
Sat 17 May 2014 HW 00:04 4.7m LW 05:51 0.4m HW 12:30 4.7m LW 18:12 0.6m
Sun 18 May 2014 HW 00:49 4.7m LW 06:34 0.5m HW 13:17 4.6m LW 18:58 0.8m
Mon 19 May 2014 HW 01:37 4.6m LW 07:21 0.7m HW 14:11 4.5m LW 19:47 1.1m
Tue 20 May 2014 HW 02:32 4.4m LW 08:13 1.0m HW 15:14 4.3m LW 20:45 1.3m
Wed 21 May 2014 HW 03:37 4.2m LW 09:15 1.2m HW 17:51 4.3m LW 21:54 1.5m
Thu 22 May 2014 HW 04:52 4.0m LW 10:26 1.4m HW 18:41 4.3m LW 23:07 1.6m

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Inshore waters forecast

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

Issued at 05:00 on Wednesday 23 April 2014.

Pressure will remain high over Scandinavia. A complex area of low pressure over the Atlantic will swing fronts and troughs northeastwards across the United Kingdom during the next few days, maintaining the unsettled weather pattern.

24 hour forecast:

Wind South or southeast, veering southwest later, 4 or 5, then becoming variable 3 or 4 later.
Weather Showers, rain for a time.
Visibility Moderate or good, occasionally poor.
Sea state Mainly slight.

Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Wind Variable 3 or less, increasing 4 at times.
Weather Showers.
Visibility Good, occasionally moderate.
Sea state Mainly slight.

Shipping forecast

General synopsis

Issued at midnight on Wednesday 23 April 2014.

High Norwegian Sea 1035 expected Baltic 1037 by midnight tonight. New high expected southwest France 1021 by same time

Gale warnings: Southeast Iceland

Area forecast: West Wight, Portland, Plymouth

Wind Southerly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4.
Weather Occasional rain or showers.
Visibility Good, occasionally poor
Sea state Slight or moderate.

Wight forecast

Wind In east, southerly 4, becoming variable 3 or less. In west, southerly 5 or 6, decreasing 3 or 4.
Weather In east, showers. In west, occasional rain or showers.
Visibility Good, occasionally poor.
Sea state In east, slight. in west, slight or moderate.