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Solent & Southampton Water

Latest UK weather situation
Low pressure will persist over the coming weekend with centre generally SW Scotland-Irish Sea-Wales-E.Anglia to Tayside with winds cyclonic around coasts so generally North 1/2 occ gust 3 and variable at times, to 1/2 maybe calm and variable through Channel backing SE 1/2 through Straits, 2/3 towards Wash SE Humber to Tweed. A small centre is located over Northen Isles to northern Tip od Highland with winds cyclonic 3/4 gusting 5, this moves northwestards by Sunday. Pressure rises slowly for a time through Sunday. Overall most coastal waters cloudy with showers east Channel through Straits to Thames, Wash to Humber, cloud low base especially with showers with local sea and coastal fog, showers later for Humber to Tweed, showers/longer periods of rain fro Northern Isles to NE tip of Highland will move northwestwards during the afternoon. Clusters of showers through Western Isles- Irish Sea to Cardigan Bay and later Severn to Scilly. Visibility poor with and near showers , better through mid English Channel. Waves and swell generall light and small. Icing of moist surfaces likely evening to mid-morning

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Wind - Sun 03 March 2024 16:26 UTC
Waves - Thu 12 November 2020 05:45 UTC
Text - Sun 03 March 2024 03:00 UTC
Shipping - Sun 03 March 2024 16:05 UTC
Inshore - Sun 03 March 2024 11:30 UTC
Highest Wind - Next 24-hours
Based on GFS model updated:
Sun 03 March 2024 16:28
Strong winds next 24-hours?
White=No warning, Yellow=F6+, Red=F7+
The Solent
The Solent (west)
The Solent (east)
Southampton Water
North Foreland to Eastbourne
Eastbourne to Selsey Bill
Selsey Bill to St Albans Head
The Channel Islands
Mid Channel 50N 0W
Mid Channel 50N 1.5W
Mid Channel 50N 2.5W
St Albans Head to Portland Bill
Portland Bill to Start Point
Start Point to The Lizard
Isle of Scilly
Calais to Le Havre
Le Havre to Barfleur
Granville to Sillon de Talbert
Sillon de Talbert to Brignogan Plage
Mid Channel (49.5N 3.5W)
Mid Channel (49.5N 4.5W)
Mid Channel (49.0N 5.0W)
Isle of Wight (SW)
Isle of Wight (SE)