Saturday 17th August Issued by CWL: 1800 Friday 16th August

Weather summary

Wind speed/flow


Low pressure has affected the Cowes Week weather all week and will continue to do so on Saturday. Friday’s front will clear shortly after midnight leaving a moderate to fresh west south westerly gradient on Saturday.


A cloudy start which will break up through the morning to give longer spells of sunshine in the afternoon. Temperatures rising to 21 degrees, feeling warmer than it has done recently. There is a low risk of isolated showers. Wind direction forecast to be west south-westerly and range from 15-20 gusting 24 knots with very little change during the day.

1000 - 1200 WSW 12-18 knots
1200 - 1400 WSW-SW 12-18 knots
1400 - 1600 WSW-SW 14-18 gusting 24 knots
1600 - 1800 WSW-SW 14-20 gusting 24 knots

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