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Wednesday

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 6°C 43°F Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph
Thursday

Light Rain

9°C 48°F 4°C 39°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 56 km/h 35 mph
Friday

Light Cloud

7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F Westerly
Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

10°C 50°F 6°C 43°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 34 km/h 21 mph
Sunday

Thick Cloud

9°C 48°F 6°C 43°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph

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Weather forecast details for Wednesday 22 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1000 hours1100 hours1200 hours1300 hours1400 hours1500 hours1600 hours1700 hours1800 hours1900 hours2000 hours2100 hours2200 hours2300 hours0000 hours
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Weather Conditions Light Cloud Thick Cloud Thick Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Thick Cloud Light Rain Light Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Thick Cloud Thick Cloud Thick Cloud     
Temperature (°C/°F) 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 8°C 46°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph Westerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph Westerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Westerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Westerly Wind Speed 10 km/h 6 mph West South Westerly Wind Speed 8 km/h 5 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 10 km/h 6 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph South Easterly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph South Easterly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph Southerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph South Westerly     
Wind Direction W W W W W W W W W W WSW SSW SSE SE SE S SW SW SW SW     
Humidity 87% 86% 84% 83% 84% 84% 87% 87% 89% 91% 94% 95% 96% 96% 95% 95% 93% 93% 92% 90%     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VGVGVGVGVGVGVGVGVGVGGMMMMMVGVGVGVG    
Pressure (Millibars) 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1005 1005 1005 1004 1004 1003 1003 1001 1000 998 996 994 993 991 989     

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Fine and mostly dry for many today, with spells of sunshine likely for much of the day, especially in the north. However, cloudy skies prevailing across the far south, accompanied by outbreaks of rain at times. Breezy.

  • Tonight

    Turning windy from the south overnight with cloud and rain, heavy and at times persistent, gradually spreading north-eastwards, turning to snow at times, mostly over higher ground in the north.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Lancashire

  1. Amber warning of wind

    From:
    0600 on Thu 23 February
    To:
    1800 on Thu 23 February
    Updated 21 February at 10:31

    Warning

    Some very strong winds are expected throughout Thursday in association with storm 'Doris', with a short period where gusts of 70 to 80 mph are possible.

    Whilst the strongest winds look to be only short-lived, damage to structures, interruptions to power supplies and widespread disruption to travel networks are likely, with a danger of injury from flying debris.Heavy rain is also likely through Thursday as well as some snow over high ground as the system clears eastwards. These may prove additional hazards.

  2. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0600 on Thu 23 February
    To:
    1800 on Thu 23 February
    Updated 21 February at 10:24

    Warning

    Some very strong winds are expected during Thursday.

    Gusts of 50-60 mph are expected widely across the warning area but a small swathe of even stronger winds may develop - most likely across parts of northern England, northern Wales and the north Midlands. Here a short period of gusts of 70 to 80 mph is possible, please refer to separate amber warning.Travel services could be affected including some restrictions on bridges and disruption to ferries. Some damage to buildings is also possible.

    Heavy rain is also likely through Thursday along with some snow over high ground. These may prove additional hazards.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

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Observations

Observed at 09:00, Wednesday 22 February

Thick Cloud

8°C 46°F

Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 89%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1006mb, Rising

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.497 | Lon: -3.056)

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