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Wednesday

Light Rain

15°C 59°F 13°C 55°F Easterly
Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph
Thursday

Light Cloud

17°C 63°F 12°C 54°F South South Easterly
Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph
Friday

Light Cloud

14°C 57°F 11°C 52°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

15°C 59°F 10°C 50°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 39 km/h 24 mph
Sunday

Light Cloud

12°C 54°F 9°C 48°F Westerly
Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph

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Weather forecast details for Wednesday 18 October. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1300 hours1600 hours1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
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0400 hours  
Weather Conditions Light Rain Thick Cloud Thick Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Thick Cloud   
Temperature (°C/°F) 13°C 55°F 14°C 57°F 14°C 57°F 14°C 57°F 14°C 57°F 14°C 57°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Easterly Wind Speed 10 km/h 6 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 8 km/h 5 mph South Easterly Wind Speed 10 km/h 6 mph Southerly Wind Speed 8 km/h 5 mph Southerly Wind Speed 6 km/h 4 mph South South Easterly   
Wind Direction E ESE SE S S SSE   
Humidity 94% 97% 98% 98% 98% 98%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) MMMMMM  
Pressure (Millibars) 1012 1010 1010 1010 1010 1008   

East of England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Mainly cloudy with occasional rain at times, perhaps persistent in the north with a cool feel. Some cloud breaks may form with occasional pleasant sunshine in the south. Winds will be light, locally moderate or fresh near north coasts.

  • Tonight

    Variable cloud cover is forecast through the evening and night with most places dry. Misty in places with mainly light winds.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Moderate

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Essex

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0400 on Sat 21 October
    To:
    2359 on Sat 21 October
    Updated 18 October at 11:21

    Warning

    A spell of strong southwesterly winds is expected.

    Some coastal routes and communities are likely to be affected by large waves, with potential for flooding of properties. Some transport disruption is likely across the warning area, with delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport. Short term loss of power and other services is also possible.

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 12:00, Wednesday 18 October

Thick Cloud

12°C 54°F

Wind Speed 10 km/h 6 mph North Easterly

Humidity: 90%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1012mb, Falling

Observation station: St James Park

(Lat: 51.5049 | Lon: -0.1311)

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