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Tuesday

Sleet

5°C 41°F 0°C 32°F Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph
Wednesday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F 2°C 36°F Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph
Thursday

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F 0°C 32°F Westerly
Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph
Friday

Light Cloud

4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F -1°C 30°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph

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Sunrise 08:12 Sunset 16:25

Last updated 03:05

Weather forecast details for Tuesday 16 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0400 hours0500 hours                      
Weather Conditions Partly Cloudy Heavy Rain Shower                       
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F                       
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph Westerly Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph Westerly                       
Wind Direction W W                       
Humidity 85% 83%                       
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EE                      
Pressure (Millibars) 996 997                       

West Midlands

Forecast Summary

  • Tonight

    Wintry showers will continue overnight, leading to further accumulations as well as some icy stretches. Winds will remain strong throughout the night.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Staffordshire

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    2025 on Tue 16 January
    To:
    1100 on Wed 17 January
    Updated 16 January at 20:17 Active

    Warning

    Showers are falling as sleet, snow and hail already in the north of the warning area, and this threat spreads to parts of Wales, the Midlands and southern England on Tuesday evening and overnight into Wednesday.

    Delays to travel are possible, with a lower likelihood of cancellations of public transport. Some roads and pavements will turn icy, with an increased likelihood of some accidents and injuries.This warning has been extended eastwards across southern England and further into the Midlands.

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    2025 on Tue 16 January
    To:
    1100 on Wed 17 January
    Updated 16 January at 20:17 Active

    Warning

    Showers are falling as sleet, snow and hail already in the north of the warning area, and this threat spreads to parts of Wales, the Midlands and southern England on Tuesday evening and overnight into Wednesday.

    Delays to travel are possible, with a lower likelihood of cancellations of public transport. Some roads and pavements will turn icy, with an increased likelihood of some accidents and injuries.

    This warning has been extended eastwards across southern England and further into the Midlands.

  3. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    2100 on Wed 17 January
    To:
    1100 on Thu 18 January
    Updated 16 January at 11:39

    Warning

    Very strong winds will affect parts of the UK during Wednesday night and into Thursday. The strongest winds are expected to transfer eastwards across the warning area before clearing by late 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.

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 02:00, Wednesday 17 January

Partly Cloudy

2°C 36°F

Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph Westerly

Humidity: 72%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 995mb, Rising

Observation station: Shawbury

(Lat: 52.794 | Lon: -2.663)

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