Issued: 07:36hrs Friday 22th June 2012
Simon: Winds increasing noticeably this
afternoon, gales to south and west. Rain in
the north and west which will become heavy at
times. Conditions turning more showery in the
south, where they could be heavy.
Issued: 17:40hrs Thursday 21th June 2012
Simon: Batten down the hatches and get ready
for a rough ride on Friday. Winds will be
gusting in excess of 50mph over most of
England and Wales, with large rainfall totals
through northwest England , Northern Ireland
and southwest Scotland.
Issued: 07:34hrs Thursday 21th June 2012
Simon: An unsettled day with a risk of some
heavy rain in northern England, Ireland
and then another area of heavy rain moving
into Southern England this morning, heading
north. Winds will be increasing too with
gales in the south and north, but lighter
winds in northern England and southern
Issued: 17:09hrs Wednesday 20th June 2012
Simon: Some serious rainfall totals
predicted for Wales and Ireland in the
coming week, the highest I have ever seen.
GFS model predicting over 6-inches! See here.
Issued: 07:24hrs Wednesday 20th June 2012
Simon; Should be a fair day for most today,
just a few showers in central areas this
evening, but rain into SW England and Wales
Issued: 07:39hrs Tuesday 19th June 2012
Simon: Some pleasant spells of sunshine
throughout today. There could be a few
showers forming this afternoon, an odd one
heavy, although generally very isolated.
Issued: 13:52hrs Monday 18th June 2012
Simon: Sailing: Watch for increased winds,
risk of gales in southern Ireland on
Thursday evening, the Irish Sea and far
western English Channel through Friday. I'm
also concerned about strong winds in far
south of UK on Sunday, but more on this
Issued: 07:24hrs Monday 18th June 2012
John: Rain across eastern England is expected
to clear by mid morning, then a day of
sunshine and showers across much of Britain.