13 Dec 2019 -

Chief Forecaster

Local Weather Forecast

Issued from the Essex Weather Centre
at 05:35 GMT on Friday, 13th December 2019


Heavy rain to start this morning with widespread surface water for the early rush-hour. Cloud and rain will clear to leave a mostly dry and windy day, but still the chance of the odd shower. It will feel cold in the wind.

Maximum temperature: 8 deg C
Wind: West 15 mph, gusting 30 mph

Friday Night

After a dry, but cloudy evening, clear spells will develop by midnight. It will be windy and feel cold.

Minimum temperature: 2 deg C
Wind: South-West 7 mph, gusting 14 mph


Dry and windy at first, sunny spells and blustery showers will develop through the afternoon. Feeling cold in the continuing wind.

Maximum temperature: 8 deg C
Wind: South-West 18 mph, gusting 33 mph

Sunday to Tuesday

Sunshine and showers on Sunday with strong winds. Drier and clearer on Monday with sunshine, but still the risk of a shower. Dry by Tuesday with sunny spells and winds easing.

Sunrise: 07:56 | Sunset: 15:48

Forecast Information

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