Yellow Warning of wind

The Met Office has issued a Yellow Warning of Wind.


Issued at: 0939 on Tue 17 Nov 2015
Valid from: 1600 on Tue 17 Nov 2015
Valid to: 0200 on Wed 18 Nov 2015

Warning Text:

West or southwesterly gales or severe gales are expected to sweep eastwards across the southern half of the UK later on Tuesday. Gusts into the 40-50 mph are likely widely across southern England and southernmost parts of Wales with 50-60 mph gusts likely along coasts, possibly as much as 70 mph in very exposed locations. The winds should quickly ease across western parts later on Tuesday evening and across eastern parts shortly after midnight.

Be aware of the risk of disruption to travel and to trees. With the strength of the winds, large waves are likely to affect some coastal areas. Read more

Slight risk of Thunderstorms

Netweather.TV has issued a slight risk for severe Thunderstorms.

Issued 2015-09-15 22:22:58
Valid: 16/09/2015 0000z to 17/09/2015 0000z

Longwave upper trough overspreads NW Europe, with a number of shortwave troughs rotating around it within a belt of very strong upper winds, containing jet streaks of 180mph+. One shortwave trough and left exit of a jet streak combine to deepen a low over Biscay Tuesday/early Weds which contains the tropical airmass remnants of ex-TD Henri. This fairly deep low for early Sept tracks NE across SE England/E Anglia Weds afternoon, the unstable warm sector on east side of the low crossing N France and clipping SE England and E Anglia Weds PM.

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