Photos: Weather watching on the Isle of Wight: ‘Hail the size of marbles’

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Jamie Russell was driving across the South of the Isle of Wight when he spotted a weather front coming in. Check out his fantastic HD photos here.

Thursday, 4th April, 2019 8:12am

By Sally Perry

70mph wind gusts expected on the Isle of Wight at the weekend

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Might not be time to unpack your garden furniture yet - the Met Office has issued yet another weather warning for strong winds - these up to 70mph

Thursday, 14th March, 2019 11:51am

By Sally Perry

Met Office forecasts up to 65 mph winds for the Isle of Wight this week

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Get ready for more strong winds, trees down and disruption to cross-Solent travel as the Met Office forecast wind gusts of up to 50-55 mph inland and 65 mph along the coastlines.

Monday, 11th March, 2019 2:08pm

By Sally Perry

Thick fog continues to cause travel delays

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The thick fog is expected to continue to envelope the Isle of Wight coastline until Saturday morning, so watch out for further cross-Solent delays.

Friday, 22nd February, 2019 12:59pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Met Office update strong wind weather warning for the Isle of Wight

This wind vane warns you how windy it can get in parts of the Isle of Wight.

The weather warning has been updated by the Met Office and will not last as long as previously forecast.

Friday, 8th February, 2019 10:20am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight weather warning for 60-70 mph winds (updated)

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Watch out for disruption to cross-Solent travel and trees down cross roads as the Met Office issues two severe weather warnings for wind on the Isle of Wight.

Wednesday, 6th February, 2019 10:33am

By Sally Perry

Met Office forecast icy stretches for the Isle of Wight

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The snow is beginning to melt away in many parts of the Isle of Wight, whilst others are turning icy. The Met Office has the latest forecast for the next 24 hours.

Friday, 1st February, 2019 12:08pm

By Sally Perry

LIVE Isle of Wight snow, schools and travel updates: 1 February 2019

Snow on the Isle of Wight

Check back here to see the latest news on school closures, roads and cross-Solent travel during the snow and ice days.

Friday, 1st February, 2019 7:02am

By Sally Perry

Amber warning for snow in Hants, Yellow warning for Isle of Wight

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Hampshire and other parts of South East and West of England are subject to an Amber weather warning for snow. If you are driving off the Island today take care.

Thursday, 31st January, 2019 11:09am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight snow and ice weather warnings updated by Met Office


The Met Office have issued updates to their earlier weather warnings for snow and ice on the Isle of Wight, as well as issuing more for later in the week.

Tuesday, 29th January, 2019 11:30am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight council offer tips and advice ahead of cold snap

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As the colder weather approaches it may increase the health risks to vulnerable patients and disrupt the delivery of services. The council provide important guidance and tips on preparing for and what to do in cold weather.

Monday, 28th January, 2019 10:51am

By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments

Watch: Isle of Wight warning for snow and ice this week (updated)

Hare-on-a-snowy-ridge Nick Edwards

No need to panic buy, we're looking at 'perhaps' a centimetre or so on highest Isle of Wight hills according to IW Met Service. You might need to watch out for ice on Wednesday morning however.

Monday, 28th January, 2019 8:54am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments