Torrential rain, hail, lightning and gusty winds, say Met Office

Lightning by Jamie Russell

The Met Office say whilst rain and flooding is likely to be the largest impact, hail, lightning and gusty winds will be additional hazards.

Monday, 17th June, 2019 10:42am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Thunderstorms and heavy rain on the way say Met Office


It's looking glorious out of the window at the moment, but the Isle of Wight is included in a Met Office weather warning for later today that will see thunderstorms and heavy rain.

Wednesday, 12th June, 2019 11:39am

By Sally Perry

Met Office warning for heavy thundery showers all day

Raining cats and dogs

It's going to be 'raining cats and dogs' all day today - watch out for surface water on the roads if you are travelling.

Friday, 7th June, 2019 10:13am

By Sally Perry

Expect a cold snap over the bank holiday weekend

Frosty Ashey Landscape :

Unlike the last bank holiday, you won't be needing your bikini this coming weekend, as the Met Office are predicting a cold snap, with night frosts and wintry showers.

Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 4:26pm

By Sally Perry

60-70 mph winds could affect the Isle of Wight

windy by Johnny McClung

If you are planning to cross the Solent during the period of the weather warning expect delays.

Thursday, 25th April, 2019 9:58am

By Sally Perry

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

windy dog

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

woman's hair blowing in the wind

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)

windy dog

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