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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Issued at: 1600 on Sun 02 Aug 2015

Forecast summary

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  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for South West England

Risk of thundery showers this evening. mainly dry Monday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rather cloudy this evening, with the risk of a few thundery showers, which are most likely to crop up in Cornwall. Overnight it will remain cloudy and warm with a little light rain at times. Minimum Temperature 16°C.

Monday:

Monday morning will be rather cloudy with the risk of a little light rain in places It should become dry and brighter during the afternoon, with perhaps some sunshine. Maximum Temperature 22°C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Breezy on Tuesday with sunshine and showers. Becoming cloudy on Wednesday with outbreaks of rain. Cloudy with rain on Thursday but brightening up later.

Updated at: 1409 on Sun 02 Aug 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain clearing Scotland, on Monday, mostly dry and fine elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

Much of England and Wales will remain fine although thundery showers may affect Southwest England and West Wales this evening. Further north it will be cloudy with outbreaks of rain which could turn thundery over Northern Ireland and Southwest Scotland.

Monday:

Rain across the north at first will clear during the morning. Most parts will then have a dry day with some sunny intervals, although a little light rain is possible.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Unsettled with rain or showers, especially in the northwest where it will be windy at times with local gales. Best of the brighter and warmer weather occurring in the southeast.

Updated at: 1405 on Sun 02 Aug 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 7 Aug 2015 to Sunday 16 Aug 2015:

Friday and Saturday are likely to be unsettled, with showers or longer spells, of rain. The rain being most persistent in the north and west, where it will be windy at times. The southeast could stay largely dry although there is the risk of some thundery showers here. Through the rest of the period, westerly or south-westerly winds will push bands of rain or showers across the country at times, interspersed by some drier and brighter interludes. The wettest and windiest weather occurring in the north and west, with the south seeing the best of the brighter weather. Temperatures will range from rather cool in the northwest, to near normal in the east, although there is the chance of some very warm interludes in the southeast.

UK Outlook for Monday 17 Aug 2015 to Monday 31 Aug 2015:

The changeable theme is likely to continue for much of the UK to the end of August with wet and windy conditions at times, particularly in the north and west of the UK. Southern and eastern parts will continue to see the best of any drier and brighter spells, although there is still a risk of rain or showers here at times. There is a weak signal for some periods of drier and more settled weather to develop towards the end of the month, however confidence in this is currently low. Temperatures on the whole will be near or below average for the time of year, especially in the north, although during any more settled spells of weather it could turn warmer at times in the southeast.

Updated at: 1233 on Sun 02 Aug 2015

Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle (Beach) Tide Times

Sunday's Tide Times

(local port - Portland)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 01:33 0.1
High 02:49 0.3
Low 04:47 -0.1
High 09:03 2.1
Low 13:48 0.1
High 15:25 0.4
Low 17:08 0.2
High 21:23 2.4

Monday's Tide Times

(local port - Portland)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:17 0
High 03:35 0.2
Low 05:27 -0.1
High 09:50 2.1
Low 14:31 0.1
High 16:10 0.4
Low 17:48 0.2
High 22:08 2.3

Tuesday's Tide Times

(local port - Portland)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:00 0
High 04:22 0.2
Low 06:07 -0
High 10:30 2.1
Low 15:13 0.1
High 16:57 0.5
Low 18:27 0.3
High 22:48 2.2

Wednesday's Tide Times

(local port - Portland)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:42 0.1
High 05:12 0.3
Low 06:46 0.1
High 11:07 2
Low 15:56 0.2
High 17:48 0.6
Low 19:08 0.5
High 23:26 2

Thursday's Tide Times

(local port - Portland)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:27 0.2
High 06:06 0.4
Low 07:27 0.4
High 11:47 1.8
Low 16:39 0.4
High 18:43 0.7
Low 19:53 0.7
High 00:09 1.8

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle (Beach)

Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle (Beach) Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle (Beach) – Sunny day 50.594 -2.464
Exeter Exeter – Sunny intervals 50.7179 -3.5327
Southampton Southampton – Sunny day 50.9093 -1.403
Cardiff Cardiff – Sunny day 51.4812 -3.1778
Swindon Swindon – Sunny day 51.5556 -1.7784
Plymouth Plymouth – Sunny intervals 50.3713 -4.1348
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Cloudy 51.0777 -4.0571
Reading Reading – Sunny day 51.4523 -0.9724
Swansea Swansea – Cloudy 51.621 -3.9424
Jersey Jersey – Sunny day 49.2079 -2.1955
Hereford Hereford – Sunny day 52.056 -2.7146
Brighton Brighton – Sunny day 50.822 -0.1356
Banbury Banbury – Sunny day 52.0625 -1.3383
London London – Sunny day 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Sunny day 52.0382 -0.7555
Camborne Camborne – Sunny intervals 50.2122 -5.2937
Pembroke Pembroke – Cloudy 51.6731 -4.9084
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny intervals 52.4859 -1.889
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Rochester Rochester – Sunny day 51.3875 0.5084

Location Details

Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle (Beach)

Location: 50.594, -2.464

Altitude: 0m above mean sea level

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