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Wednesday

Heavy Rain

9°C 48°F 6°C 43°F East South Easterly
Wind Speed 8 km/h 5 mph
Thursday

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 2°C 36°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph
Friday

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph
Saturday

Heavy Rain

9°C 48°F 5°C 41°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Sunday

Light Rain

9°C 48°F 4°C 39°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph

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Sunrise 07:14 Sunset 17:32

Last updated 20:10

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 22 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 2100 hours0000 hours
Thu
0300 hours     
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain      
Temperature (°C/°F) 7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F 9°C 48°F      
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 6 km/h 4 mph West South Westerly Wind Speed 6 km/h 4 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South Westerly      
Wind Direction WSW ESE SW      
Humidity 87% 94% 96%      
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) MMG     
Pressure (Millibars) 1002 998 993      

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    A band of rain from the west will spread across the region this evening. This will clear in the early hours when strong winds will develop; these strengthening close to gale force in coastal areas by dawn.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Greater Manchester

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0500 on Thu 23 February
    To:
    2000 on Thu 23 February
    Updated 22 February at 10:09

    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 issued on Tuesday to extend the area at risk.

  2. Amber warning of wind

    From:
    0600 on Thu 23 February
    To:
    2000 on Thu 23 February
    Updated 22 February at 09:54

    Warning

    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 20:00, Wednesday 22 February

Thick Cloud

6°C 43°F

Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph Westerly

Humidity: 86%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1003mb, Rising

Observation station: Bingley No. 2

(Lat: 53.5981 | Lon: -2.1785)

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