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Saturday

Heavy Rain

10°C 50°F 3°C 37°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph
Monday

Heavy Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph
Tuesday

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph
Wednesday

Sunny

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph

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Sunrise 07:38 Sunset 17:05

Last updated 18:07

Weather forecast details for Saturday 6 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 2100 hours0000 hours
Sun
0300 hours     
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Partly Cloudy Light Rain Shower      
Temperature (°C/°F) 7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F      
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph South Westerly      
Wind Direction SW SW SW      
Humidity 88% 84% 86%      
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) GEVG     
Pressure (Millibars) 986 989 990      

South West England

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Heavy rain will gradually clear away to the east this evening to leave drier conditions for a time before showers then spread in from the west. Gales soon easing, but winds will still remain fairly strong.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Swindon

  1. Yellow warning of rain

    From:
    0600 on Sat 6 February
    To:
    2200 on Sat 6 February
    Updated 5 February at 10:41 Active

    Warning

    A spell of persistent rain, heavy at times, accompanied by windy conditions, is expected to affect parts of southern and southwestern England and parts of south Wales from the early hours of Saturday onwards into Saturday late afternoon or evening.

    20-30 mm of rain is expected quite widely across the warning area with 50-70 mm on south-facing slopes. Higher ground in southern parts of Devon and Somerset are likely to see the highest totals with locally in excess of 80 mm possible over parts of Dartmoor. In addition, southerly gales or severe gales are expected with gusts of 40-50 mph inland and locally 65 mph over higher ground and south-facing coasts.As this rain will be falling on near-saturated ground, please be aware of the risk of localised flooding and perhaps some disruption to travel.

  2. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    1100 on Sat 6 February
    To:
    2345 on Sat 6 February
    Updated 6 February at 08:44 Active

    Warning

    Southerly winds with strengthen this morning across southern and then many eastern and central parts of England with gales developing, which are likely to be severe at times along English Channel coasts. Winds should steadily decrease from the west this evening.

    Please be aware of possible disruption to travel.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

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Observations

Observed at 18:00, Saturday 6 February

Thick Cloud

9°C 48°F

Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph Southerly

Humidity: 91%

Visibility: N/A

Pressure: 986mb, Falling

Observation station: Lyneham

(Lat: 51.5 | Lon: -1.983)

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