Weather Watch 21st February 2021

Good afternoon and welcome to Sunday’s Weather Watch taking a look at the weather for the islands, the UK and around the Globe.

On this Sunday afternoon we are seeing a mixture of sunshine and cloud. Rain and showers. These heavy in places. Some longer spells of rain. Squally showers. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 mph. Today’s high of 8.9C so far.

We are now going to take a look at the next few days weather. All the images shown below come from the Met office and can be found by following this link

Monday – A much drier day then we have seen over the weekend. Sunshine and cloud with scattered showers. Some of these heavy in places but they will be well scattered. Blustery winds of 20 to 40 mph. Winds will be from the South and South West. Temps of 5C to 9C. `The next storm for Tuesday builds to the South West of the UK with high pressure over Wales.

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Tuesday – Low pressure 958 mb will bring strong winds and rain to the UK once again. We are going to see winds gusting 50 to 60 mph at times reaching 70 mph at times during the early hours. Rains which will be heavy and at times persistant. Some sunny spells in the breaks but the cloud will mainly dominatinte. Winds will be from the South and South East. Temps of 6C to 10C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Wednesday – Low pressure sits to the West of the UK 973 mb. We are going to see brisk winds during the entire day. Winds of 20 to 40 mph. Some early hour winds gusting 50 mph. An overcast day with some sunny spells. Mainly dry but a few scattered showers. Winds will be from the South West. Temps of 5C to 9C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

UK Weather News

The Met Office yellow weather warning for rain for Tuesday and Wednesday has been updated

The full warning and latest updates can be found here

Here are some of the rainfall totals from the last few days

Global Weather News

Tropical storm Dujuan heading towards the Philippines today

Thank you for reading. Feedback is always welcome.

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