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Christchurch Bay (Barton-on-Sea) (Beach)

  • Heavy rain 10 °C 4 °C
  • Cloudy 7 °C 3 °C
  • Sunny intervals 6 °C 0 °C
  • Cloudy 7 °C 3 °C
  • Cloudy 11 °C 9 °C
  • Cloudy 10 °C 7 °C
  • Overcast 11 °C 9 °C
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Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3

∗ 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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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ 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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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ 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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Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Smooth (wavelets)
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ 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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Smooth (wavelets) Slight Moderate
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Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ 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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Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Moderate Slight Smooth (wavelets)
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Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: New

∗ 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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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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No Data
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: New

∗ 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.

Forecast Summary

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

London & South East England

Headline:

Clear spells, but also periods of blustery rain. Coastal gales.

This Evening and Tonight:

Clear spells during the evening, before a band of blustery rain and sleet spreads east. This clearing around midnight, with clear spells and isolated wintry showers following into the west. Turning windy, especially along the English Channel coast. Minimum temperature 0 °C.

Thursday:

Strong winds, and any remaining showers should gradually fade. A largely fine afternoon follows, with some long sunny spells and winds easing. However it will remain rather cold. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Dry. bright Friday although early coastal showers possible, with brisk northerly winds. Largely dry Saturday although perhaps some rain later. Turning milder from the west Sunday, with some rain.

Updated: 14:14 on Wed 13 Dec 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Windy with heavy, blustery showers.

This Evening and Tonight:

Frequent wintry showers in the north and west, with some organised spells of squally rain, sleet and mostly hill snow, giving a risk of icy stretches forming. Windy with gales or severe gales across exposed places in the southwest.

Thursday:

Sunshine and wintry showers, with some longer spells of rain, sleet and hill snow at times. Staying windy in the south, but winds easing further north. Feeling cold.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying cold on Friday with plenty of sunshine, but northerly winds will bring showers around windward coasts. Mostly dry and frosty on Saturday. Rain arriving from the northwest during Sunday.

Updated: 15:25 on Wed 13 Dec 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 18 Dec 2017 to Wednesday 27 Dec 2017:

Monday should be a dry and bright day across the country, however cloud and outbreaks of rain could spread across the north overnight and into Tuesday morning. Tuesday will probably stay dry and fine in the south though. Temperatures are likely to vary around normal in southern parts, but it could turn milder across the north Through the rest of the period, milder but unsettled conditions are likely persist in northern parts with bands of rain and hill snow interspersed by drier interludes. It may become very windy at times later next week with gales or severe gales in places. Further south it is more likely that largely settled conditions will dominate with overnight frosts and a risk of fog. However, brief wet and cloudy spells are possible here too.

UK Outlook for Thursday 28 Dec 2017 to Thursday 11 Jan 2018:

Generally changeable conditions are likely to extend further south through the end of December. Bands of rain are likely to move across the UK, interspersed with brighter showery conditions. Showers are likely to turn wintry at times, particularly in the north. It will often be windy with temperatures varying around normal. As we head into the start of January there is large uncertainty. However, a generally more settled spell of weather could become established. This would likely bring a mixture of colder and drier conditions with brief interludes of milder, wetter and windier weather. Snow is likely at times, especially in northern and central parts of the UK, as well as an increased likelihood of overnight frosts.

Updated: 15:25 on Wed 13 Dec 2017 GMT

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