This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies. OK

                               
Scratchbox - October 21, 2017
Issued: 07:58hrs Saturday 21th October 2017

John: a very windy, blustery day as Storm Brian weakens and moves into Scotland and into the North Sea tomorrow. Expect heavy showers and some sunshine. These merging into longer spells of rain in the north. Strong winds to affect Wales and the southern half of England with gusts of 40-50 mph inland and 55-65 mph around exposed south western and southern coasts.


Issued: 18:45hrs Friday 20th October 2017

Garry: Heavy rain now sweeping across the south-west, Wales & Northern Ireland, then advancing quickly north-eastwards to all parts tonight.


Issued: 13:32hrs Friday 20th October 2017

Garry: Still some residual drizzly rain for eastern England this afternoon, but it's dry for most. Some sunshine. Heavy rain spreads across Ireland, then into Wales & south-west England later.


Issued: 08:20hrs Friday 20th October 2017

Garry: Bits of showery rain left from overnight rain this morning, will tend to fade away, leaving brightening skies for many.


Issued: 14:46hrs Thursday 19th October 2017

Garry: A swathe of heavy rain affects central-western England and east Wales, moving northwards, whilst further heavy pulses move into the south-west.


Issued: 08:17hrs Thursday 19th October 2017

Garry: A murky picture for many today, drizzly and damp, and some heavier rain moving slowly north across central England.


Issued: 15:28hrs Wednesday 18th October 2017

Simon: No change in the forecast for Saturday with gusts of 70mph expected across Ireland, Wales, central and southern England. Expect an 'official' warning soon.


Issued: 12:31hrs Wednesday 18th October 2017

Matt: Best of the weather continues to be across N England and parts of S Scotland so far today; Mainly dry here with some sunshine. Cloudy and damp weather is moving north though, some locally heavy rain recently around the Home Counties too.


Issued: 10:05hrs Wednesday 18th October 2017

Simon: Plenty of discussion about potential for Saturdays low pressure system to be named #StormBrian . Certainly looks a likely candidate!


Issued: 07:27hrs Wednesday 18th October 2017

Simon: Some rain across southeast and southern England this morning, drizzle in eastern Scotland. Cloudier for most other areas but dry overall.


Issued: 22:55hrs Tuesday 17th October 2017

Simon: Latest ECMWF continues to track a deep area of low pressure across Scotland on Saturday, bringing risk of severe gales to Ireland, Wales and England.


Issued: 14:07hrs Tuesday 17th October 2017

Simon: A quieter afternoon for most.


Issued: 10:31hrs Tuesday 17th October 2017

Simon: Looks like storms may return to the UK and Ireland on Saturday. Still plenty of problems with the detail but likely to be windy for many.


Issued: 07:21hrs Tuesday 17th October 2017

Simon: Winds continue to gusts in northern England, Northern Ireland and Scotland this morning, these easing into this afternoon although as late as this evening in eastern Scotland before the wind drops.


Archive
October
SMTWTFS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
2017