Watch out for dense fog on the roads and Solent this morning

fog by tobias penner

The dense fog may affect your journeys this morning on the roads and across the Solent.

Thursday, 19th October, 2017 6:59am

By Sally Perry

Severe weather warning for wind at the weekend

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

Expect some disruption on cross-Solent travel and potential flooding of coastal properties.

Wednesday, 18th October, 2017 10:49am

By Sally Perry

Met Office weather warnings for the Isle of Wight

rainbow over gurnard

The last two weather warnings have not resulted in the heavy rain predicted, so you could choose to take these with a pinch of salt. Alternatively simply plan more indoor activities this week.

Monday, 7th August, 2017 10:45am

By Sally Perry

Thunderbolt and lightning – your Isle of Wight photos

Light show in Freshwater by Ainsley Bennett

What a storm! Readers have sent in some great photos of the lightning show we were treated to last night. If you have any to share just email us.

Wednesday, 19th July, 2017 8:32am

By Sally Perry

Warning of thunder and hail showers for the Isle of Wight

Wet washing line

Don't leave your washing out tomorrow (Tuesday) afternoon, because the Met Office are predicting hail and thunder showers from 5pm.

Monday, 17th July, 2017 11:58am

By Sally Perry

Met Office update severe weather warning


Be careful leaving your washing out today - the Met Office say it's going to rain and have issued a severe weather warning.

Thursday, 6th July, 2017 11:02am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Weather warning for heavy rain on the Isle of Wight


The Met Office say there is a low likelihood of flooding of homes and businesses as well as disruption to transport.

Tuesday, 27th June, 2017 10:41am

By Sally Perry

Public Health issue advice on how to ‘beat the heat’

Heatwave :

Public Health issue advice on how to stay safe during a heatwave and a reminder to look out for vulnerable family, friends and neighbours.

Monday, 19th June, 2017 3:15pm

By Andy Hollebon with one comment

Met Office issue weather warning for 60mph gusts

Windy lego man

Coastal areas are expected to experience wind gusts of up to 60mph between now and 10pm tonight. Cross-Solent transport may be affected.

Tuesday, 6th June, 2017 10:38am

By Sally Perry

Torrential downpours, thunder and flooding possible say Met Office (updated)


The Met Office say the bad weather could result in sudden flooding of roads, transport routes, homes and businesses possible.

Friday, 26th May, 2017 2:03pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

80mph winds expected for coastal areas as Storm Doris approaches

Stormy seas

Cross Solent travel is expected to be affected by the arrival of Storm Doris tomorrow with 70-80mph winds along coastal areas predicted.

Wednesday, 22nd February, 2017 11:06am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Flood alert issued for the Isle of Wight coast


The Environment Agency say flooding is possible for the coast around the Isle of Wight on Friday 3rd February 2017 and advise residents to be prepared.

Thursday, 2nd February, 2017 6:30pm

By Sally Perry