Squally wind and rain similar to last week’s tornado forecast for today

umbrella and person in the wind by emotional dischord

Isle of Wight Met Service have forecast a squall line for later today, similar to the one experienced in Cowes that was thought to be a tornado

Thursday, 20th February, 2020 8:17am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Flood alert: Immediate action required for residences in Horringford, Langbridge and Alverstone


An update to yesterday's flood alert, with immediate action required for those at Horringford, Langbridge and Alverstone on the Eastern Yar

Monday, 17th February, 2020 11:59am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Met Service issue localised weather warnings

Weather front

A spell of wet and windy weather is expected over the weekend with fairly large rainfall totals in some areas say IW Met Service

Thursday, 13th February, 2020 6:42pm

By Sally Perry

‘Did a small tornado hit the Island last night?’ ask Isle of Wight Met Service

tornado and lightning

A boulder - that the Fire Service believe was carried in the wind - smashed into a roof last night and a man was taken to hospital. Could this have been the result of a small tornado?

Thursday, 13th February, 2020 9:45am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Latest satellite images show weather front ‘resembling look of a hurricane’

Stormy View over Freshwater Bay by Jamie Russell 1

There is a weather front coming in that, from the satellite image resembles the look of a hurricane

Wednesday, 12th February, 2020 12:31pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Storm Dennis heading to the Isle of Wight for the weekend

Stormy seas by Jamie Russell

The forecast shows the Isle of Wight on course for yet another storm this coming weekend. Details within

Tuesday, 11th February, 2020 4:18pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Amber wind weather warning issued for the Isle of Wight (updated)

Storm Brian by Charlie Cripwell

The Met Office have updated how long Storm Ciara will affect the Island

Friday, 7th February, 2020 8:30am

By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments

Storm Brendan batters Blake’s Longshoremen business

blakes storm damage

Storm Brendan hit the Isle of Wight coastline yesterday and overnight, with one beach concessionaire working through the night to save his business. Did you suffer any damage in your town?

Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 8:45am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight weather warning for heavy rain as well as strong winds

rain droplets on window

As well as the weather warning for strong winds, the Met Office has also issued a warning for heavy rain. Details within

Monday, 13th January, 2020 12:58pm

By Sally Perry

Flood alert extended for the Isle of Wight

lood sign by the side of a flooded road in the south of England

As water levesl rise, flooding is expected in certain areas around the Isle of Wight

Friday, 27th December, 2019 1:47pm

By Sally Perry

Flood Alert in force for the Isle of Wight as more rain is forecast

flood alert sign

Those living on the Eastern Yar and tributaries from Whitwell to Bembridge are warned to 'be prepared' by the Environment Agency

Monday, 23rd December, 2019 11:44am

By Sally Perry

Met Office extends weather warning for the Isle of Wight

rain on the window

It's going to stay wet and get wetter over the next few days, so you'll have to scrap plans for a winter barbeque

Thursday, 19th December, 2019 11:51am

By Sally Perry