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Wednesday

Heavy Rain

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph
Thursday

Heavy Rain Shower

4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph
Friday

Sleet

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Saturday

Light Rain

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 5°C 41°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph

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Last updated 19:31

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 17 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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0100 hours0200 hours0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours               
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Light Cloud Partly Cloudy Light Cloud Thick Cloud Heavy Rain                
Temperature (°C/°F) 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 5°C 41°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F                
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Southerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph West South Westerly Wind Gusts 68 km/h 42 mph West South Westerly Wind Gusts 77 km/h 48 mph West South Westerly Wind Gusts 80 km/h 50 mph Westerly Wind Gusts 77 km/h 48 mph West North Westerly Wind Gusts 69 km/h 43 mph West North Westerly                
Wind Direction SSW S SSW WSW WSW WSW W WNW WNW                
Humidity 93% 97% 94% 90% 82% 78% 77% 83% 85%                
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) MPVGEEEEEVG               
Pressure (Millibars) 998 995 992 989 988 988 988 991 993                

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Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    The cold and windy weather will continue this evening with some wintry showers, particularly over the hills. Rain will arrive later in the evening, turning to snow over the hills with gales; severe gales over exposed coasts and hills overnight.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Flintshire

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0005 on Thu 18 January
    To:
    0900 on Thu 18 January
    Updated 17 January at 09:54

    Warning

    Strong winds will affect parts of the UK early on Thursday. The strongest winds are expected to transfer eastwards across the warning area before clearing by mid morning.

    Road, rail and ferry services may be affected, with longer journey times and cancellations. There is also a possibility that some bridges may close. Power cuts may occur, with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage. Injuries and danger to life from flying debris are possible, along with some damage to buildings.In addition, large waves are expected to affect some western coasts with beach material being thrown onto sea fronts, coastal roads and properties.

    This is an update to the warning, shrinking the yellow area and also the validity period.

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 19:00, Wednesday 17 January

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F

Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph South Westerly

Humidity: 82%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1003mb, Falling

Observation station: Hawarden

(Lat: 53.174 | Lon: -2.986)

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