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Thursday   (28 July 2016)
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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.

Friday   (29 July 2016)
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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.

Saturday   (30 July 2016)
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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.

Monday   (01 August 2016)
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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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* 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: 0600 on Thu 28 Jul 2016

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for South West England

Rain moving east, brighter with isolated showers later.

Today:

Rather cloudy with outbreaks of rain moving east to affect all areas through the morning. Brighter conditions with some sunny spells and isolated showers will then arrive from the west during the afternoon. Maximum Temperature 21 °C.

Tonight:

It will be a mild and rather cloudy night with the cloud thick enough to produce the odd spot of rain at times over the coasts and hills. Minimum Temperature 14 °C.

Friday:

A rather cloudy day with the odd bright or sunny spell possible for some. The cloud will be thick enough at times to produce the odd outbreak of showery rain. Maximum Temperature 21 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Sunny spells and scattered showers are likely throughout. It will gradually turn fresher with nights also becoming cooler.

Updated at: 0241 on Thu 28 Jul 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain moving east, brighter with showers later for some.

Today:

Rain in the west will move eastwards, this persistent and locally heavy over Northern Ireland, northern England and southern Scotland. Brighter with showers over northern Scotland. Turning brighter across Wales and southern England later with a risk of heavy showers.

Tonight:

Rain over central areas slowly moves south. To the north, cooler, clearer conditions with some showers. To the south, mild, rather cloudy with some showery outbreaks, mainly in the west.

Friday:

Cloud and patchy rain over central areas slowly clears south through the day. Fresher, drier and brighter conditions following from the north with sunny spells and some showers.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Sunshine and scattered showers throughout, the showers most frequent across the north. Feeling fresher in the north, with these conditions gradually spreading south.

Updated at: 0241 on Thu 28 Jul 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 1 Aug 2016 to Wednesday 10 Aug 2016:

A good deal of bright weather is likely on Monday, but with showers affecting some parts, particularly in the north and east. Temperatures will be near or slightly below average, with a chilly night following, especially in the north. From Tuesday it is expected to turn more unsettled generally, with a mixture of brighter but showery spells interspersed by cloudier conditions with outbreaks of rain. Northwestern parts will see the heaviest rain and strongest winds, whereas the southeast will get the best of the dry and bright weather. Temperatures generally around average, but sometimes cooler in the northwest. The weather may turn more settled for the first weekend in August, with temperatures trending upwards, but how long this lasts, if it occurs at all, is very uncertain.

Updated at: 1217 on Wed 27 Jul 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 11 Aug 2016 to Thursday 25 Aug 2016:

Any early brief settled and warmer spell is unlikely to last, with the weather most probably returning to a changeable regime. Outbreaks of rain, along with sunshine and showers are likely to affect the country at times, but there is also expected to be some warmer and settled periods. Northern and northwestern parts will generally see the wettest weather, with the south and southeast seeing the most lengthy dry and fine spells. Temperatures will probably average out around normal, with some warmer and cooler days likely.

Updated at: 1217 on Wed 27 Jul 2016

Blue Anchor West (Beach) tide times

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Minehead)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:12 9.2
Low 07:18 2.6
High 13:46 8.9
Low 19:53 2.8

Friday's tide times

(local port - Minehead)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 02:30 8.9
Low 08:42 2.8
High 15:06 8.8
Low 21:23 2.8

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Minehead)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 03:50 9.1
Low 10:06 2.6
High 16:24 9.2
Low 22:46 2.4

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Minehead)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:03 9.4
Low 11:19 2.2
High 17:32 9.7
Low 23:54 2.0

Monday's tide times

(local port - Minehead)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 06:05 9.9
Low 12:21 1.7
High 18:30 10.2

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Minehead)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:52 1.6
High 07:00 10.3
Low 13:15 1.4
High 19:23 10.6

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

Thu 0800

Weather forecast map for Blue Anchor West (Beach)

Blue Anchor West (Beach) Blue Anchor West (Beach) – Cloudy 51.1866 -3.4066
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Overcast 51.0777 -4.0571
Exeter Exeter – Cloudy 50.7179 -3.5327
Yeovil Yeovil – Sunny intervals 50.9416 -2.632
Swansea Swansea – Light rain 51.621 -3.9424
Plymouth Plymouth – Cloudy 50.3713 -4.1348
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Pembroke Pembroke – Heavy rain 51.6731 -4.9084
Swindon Swindon – Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
Southampton Southampton – Sunny intervals 50.9093 -1.403
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Light rain 52.415 -4.0817
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Camborne Camborne – Light rain 50.2122 -5.2937
Reading Reading – Sunny intervals 51.4523 -0.9724
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny intervals 52.4859 -1.889
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Sunny intervals 52.0382 -0.7555
Wrexham Wrexham – Cloudy 53.0428 -2.9911
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Heavy shower day 53.0024 -2.178

Location Details

Blue Anchor West (Beach)

Location: 51.1866, -3.4066

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

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