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Thursday

Light Rain

9°C 48°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
Wind Speed 47 km/h 29 mph
Friday

Sunny Intervals

9°C 48°F 5°C 41°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph
Saturday

Thick Cloud

10°C 50°F 7°C 45°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph
Sunday

Thick Cloud

11°C 52°F 4°C 39°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph
Monday

Heavy Rain Shower

8°C 46°F 1°C 34°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph

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Sunrise 07:11 Sunset 17:39

Last updated 14:31

Weather forecast details for Thursday 23 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
Fri
0300 hours    
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Clear Sky Clear Sky     
Temperature (°C/°F) 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph North Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 10 km/h 6 mph West North Westerly     
Wind Direction NW WNW WNW WNW     
Humidity 86% 80% 80% 83%     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EEEE    
Pressure (Millibars) 1002 1007 1011 1013     

West Midlands

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Severe gales will blow across the Midlands today. The worst of the rain will be first thing in the morning but gales will continue all day. Gusts of 60mph are likely in the cities and valleys, and 80mph on hills.

  • Tonight

    The wind will ease and rain will mostly clear, but there will be a few showers. There is a risk of ice forming on a few higher level country roads.

Environmental Summary

UV: 2

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Herefordshire

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0630 on Thu 23 February
    To:
    2000 on Thu 23 February
    Updated 23 February at 06:27 Active

    Warning

    Some very strong winds are expected during Thursday in association with Storm Doris.

    Gusts of 50-60 mph are expected widely across the warning area, with the risk of 70 mph on coasts and hills. A small swathe of even stronger winds is likely to develop - most likely across parts of northern England, Wales, the Midlands and later East Anglia. Here a short period of gusts of 70 to 80 mph is likely - please refer to the separate Amber warning.Travel services could be affected including some restrictions on bridges and disruption to ferries. Some damage to trees and buildings is also possible.

    This is an update to the warning to extend the area across the remainder Northern Ireland.

  2. Amber warning of wind

    From:
    0805 on Thu 23 February
    To:
    2000 on Thu 23 February
    Updated 23 February at 08:00 Active

    Warning

    This warning has been updated to extend the area southwards a little into the London area.

    Some very strong winds are expected on Thursday in association with storm Doris with gusts of 60-70 mph likely, and 70-80 mph on coasts and hills.Whilst the strongest winds look to be only short-lived, damage to structures, interruptions to power supplies and widespread disruption to travel networks are likely, with a danger of injury from flying debris. Trees are also likely to be damaged or blown over.

    Heavy rain is also likely through Thursday as well as some snow over high ground as the system clears eastwards. These may prove additional hazards.The warning has been updated to extend the at-risk area southwards.

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 14:00, Thursday 23 February

Thick Cloud

8°C 46°F

Wind Speed 40 km/h 25 mph Westerly

Humidity: 64%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 997mb, Rising

Observation station: Hereford: Credenhill

(Lat: 52.083 | Lon: -2.8)

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