Forecast For Abersoch Issued: Saturday 6th February, 2016 at 7.40am By Chas


Headline Summary
Strong Winds & Rain Today.

General Situation: The outlook for Aberoch remains one dominated by areas of Atlantic low pressure bringing changeable or unsettled weather at times over the next 7 days along with winds that will often be gale force...

Today: Wet weather today for Abersoch with some drier interludes possible, but also some periods of persistent rain. Generally drier and clearer conditions arriving this evening. Southerly winds reaching gale force during the day and veering southwesterly this evening.

Tonight: Some clearer spells but also the chance of showers affecting the area at times through the night. Winds remaining strong.

Sunday: A southwesterly gale for Sunday bringing some bright conditions at times during the morning along with perhaps a shower or two with a trend to increasing cloud amounts and rain arriving during the afternoon, especially later. Feeling rather cold. Severe gales possible overnight.

Monday: Another very unsettled day with westerly gales, perhaps severe for a time, bringing a mixed bag of weather, including the chance of wetter periods during the day and it will still be feeling rather cold.

Outlook: Some brighter conditions at times for Tuesday and Wednesday with perhaps some showers in a brisk northwesterly wind on Tuesday with the possibility of less windy and perhaps some fairly decent weather for a time on Wednesday.

Extended Outlook: The trend for the period from Thursday 11th February 2016 to Tuesday 16th February 2016 is for generally very changeable or unsettled weather with strong winds possible and it may be rather chilly at times, with perhaps temperatures becoming noticeably milder by the 15th/16th.

For more info on the outlook from the professionals, the Met Office extended 6 to 30 day outlooks are generally very useful and are updated daily between 11.30 am and 1.30pm. They can can be found on this link here.


For the latest live conditions - check the Abersoch automated weather station in the village (sheltered location).












Useful Weather Forecasting Links:


Met Office Website: www.metoffice.com


BBC Weather: http://news.bbc.co.uk/weather/


Wund Guru For Abersoch (Uses GFS Global): www.windguru.com/int/index.php?sc=47846


UK Wind Map / XC Weather (Uses GFS Model) : www.xcweather.co.uk


Magic Seaweed (Uses GFS Model): www.magicseaweed.com


Meteociel: Links to the Global Weather Models: www.meteociel.com


Netweather: Forecasts, links and busy online community: www.netweather.tv


Weatheronline: Useful forecasting resource: www.weatheronline.co.uk