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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

Mon 01 September 2014
10:00 15°
58F
WSW WSW 4kt Light rain 0.26mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 4.00s
13:00 17°
63F
SW SW 5kt Light rain 0.36mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
16:00 20°
68F
WSW WSW 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
19:00 19°
66F
WSW WSW 5kt Light rain 0.03mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 3.00s
22:00 15°
59F
NW NW 4kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 15.00s
Tue 02 September 2014
01:00 13°
56F
N N 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 15.00s
04:00 11°
52F
N N 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 14.00s
07:00 12°
53F
NNE NNE 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: SW Wave period: 16.00s
10:00 18°
64F
NE NE 6kt Light rain 0.02mm Pressure: 1022mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 14.00s
13:00 22°
72F
ENE ENE 4kt Light rain 0.14mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.3m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 15.00s
16:00 22°
72F
ESE ESE 3kt Light rain 0.32mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 15.00s
19:00 19°
67F
SE SE 3kt Light rain 0.22mm Pressure: 1020mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 14.00s
22:00 16°
61F
ESE ESE 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1022mb Wave height: 0.2m
Wave direction: WSW Wave period: 14.00s
Wed 03 September 2014
01:00 14°
58F
E E 4kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1022mb Wave height: 0.4m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 3.00s
04:00 13°
55F
ENE ENE 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1022mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 3.00s
07:00 13°
55F
ENE ENE 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s
10:00 19°
66F
E E 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1022mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s
13:00 23°
74F
ESE ESE 6kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s
16:00 24°
75F
ESE ESE 6kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s
19:00 20°
69F
ESE ESE 4kt Light rain 0.01mm Pressure: 1019mb Wave height: 0.5m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s
22:00 16°
60F
E E 5kt No rain 0.00mm Pressure: 1021mb Wave height: 0.6m
Wave direction: E Wave period: 4.00s

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Tides for Southampton

Mon 01 September 2014 HW 02:29 4.4m LW 08:01 1.1m HW 14:55 4.4m LW 20:27 1.3m
Tue 02 September 2014 HW 03:19 4.2m LW 08:50 1.4m HW 15:49 4.2m LW 21:22 1.6m
Wed 03 September 2014 HW 04:18 4.0m LW 09:52 1.8m HW 16:53 4.0m LW 22:40 1.8m
Thu 04 September 2014 HW 05:35 3.8m LW 11:26 2.0m HW 19:33 4.0m
Fri 05 September 2014 LW 00:16 1.8m HW 08:16 4.0m LW 13:00 1.8m HW 20:25 4.2m
Sat 06 September 2014 LW 01:38 1.5m HW 09:05 4.3m LW 14:09 1.5m HW 21:00 4.4m
Sun 07 September 2014 LW 02:36 1.0m HW 09:35 4.5m LW 15:01 1.0m HW 21:35 4.6m
Mon 08 September 2014 LW 03:25 0.6m HW 10:05 4.7m LW 15:48 0.6m HW 22:14 4.8m
Tue 09 September 2014 LW 04:10 0.3m HW 10:42 4.9m LW 16:33 0.3m HW 22:55 4.9m
Wed 10 September 2014 LW 04:53 0.1m HW 11:24 4.9m LW 17:15 0.2m HW 23:38 4.9m
Thu 11 September 2014 LW 05:34 0.1m HW 12:07 4.8m LW 17:56 0.3m
Fri 12 September 2014 HW 00:22 4.8m LW 06:16 0.3m HW 12:53 4.7m LW 18:37 0.5m
Sat 13 September 2014 HW 01:09 4.6m LW 06:57 0.5m HW 13:42 4.6m LW 19:19 0.8m
Sun 14 September 2014 HW 02:02 4.4m LW 07:39 0.9m HW 16:14 4.5m LW 20:03 1.1m
Mon 15 September 2014 HW 04:20 4.2m LW 08:26 1.4m HW 16:21 4.2m LW 20:53 1.5m
Tue 16 September 2014 HW 04:37 4.0m LW 09:24 1.8m HW 16:52 4.0m LW 21:58 1.9m
Wed 17 September 2014 HW 05:20 3.9m LW 10:35 2.1m HW 17:37 3.8m LW 23:14 2.0m
Thu 18 September 2014 HW 06:12 3.7m LW 11:51 2.2m HW 18:32 3.7m
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

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Inshore waters forecast

Selsey Bill to Lyme Regis

Issued at 11:00 on Monday 1 September 2014.

Weakening weather fronts will move eastwards across all areas during Monday. Thereafter, pressure will build with high pressure becoming centred over Scandinavia during Tuesday.

24 hour forecast:

Wind West or southwest 3 or 4, occasionally 5 at first, then veering east or northeast.
Weather Rain or drizzle at times then fair.
Visibility Moderate or good, occasionally poor at first.
Sea state Slight, occasionally moderate at first.

Outlook for the following 24 hours:

Wind East or northeast 3 or 4, becoming variable 3 or less for a time.
Weather Fair.
Visibility Good, occasionally moderate.
Sea state Slight.

Shipping forecast

General synopsis

Issued at midnight on Monday 1 September 2014.

Low southern Iceland 973 expected 100 miles north of Iceland 984 by midnight tonight. High northeast Fitzroy 1024 expected east Shannon 1025 by same time. New low expected Thames 1020 by that time

Gale warnings: Bailey, Southeast Iceland

Area forecast: Dover, Wight, Portland, Plymouth

Wind West or southwest, veering north later, 4 or 5.
Weather Occasional rain.
Visibility Good occasionally poor
Sea state Moderate or rough in Plymouth, otherwise slight or moderate.

Wight forecast

Wind West or southwest, veering north later, 4 or 5.
Weather Occasional rain.
Visibility Good occasionally poor.
Sea state Slight or moderate.