Terms of Use

This is the Essex Weather Centre web site. Your use of our site is subject to terms and conditions which by using the site you are deemed to accept.

These Terms and Conditions are governed by and should be understood according to English law. You agree that if you and we have any dispute concerning them, the site or your use of the site, which you or we take to court, you and we will only take the dispute to the courts of England and Wales and that those courts may decide it.

Our Terms and Conditions were last updated on Monday, 3rd September 2018

Content Rights

The copyright and all other rights in all of the material on this site are owned by the Essex Weather Centre or the material is included with the permission of the rights owner. As a visitor, you may copy material for your own private purpose, but no copying, adapting or broadcasting for any purpose other than your own private purposes are permitted.

Parts of our site contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on our site complies with relevant laws and codes of practice. We are not responsible for any error or inaccuracy in that advertising or sponsorship.

The Information On This Site

Whilst we take every care to ensure that the information on this web site is accurate and complete, much of it is supplied to us by third parties and we are unable to check its accuracy or completeness. You are advised to verify the accuracy of any information before relying on it.

Our site is provided on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. We make no promise that you will be able to access the site or meet your requirements. We also make no promise that the site will be fault free, uninterrupted, timely, secure or available.

We may occasionally restrict your access to the site to make repairs, maintenance or to introduce new additions.

Social Media

You will find the Essex Weather Centre on several social media platforms including Twitter and Facebook. These platforms are monitored 24 hours a day by our team who have expert local knowledge and advanced training in emergency planning.

We will try to answer each message sent to us within 30 minutes, however in severe weather events, it may not be possible to reply individually.

As weather is not an exact science, there will occasions when our forecasts go wrong - even at short range. We understand this may cause disruption to your outdoor event or personal circumstances, but please be respectful to our team.

Whilst we don't want to block anyone, we will do so where strong language or aggressive behaviour occurs.

Links To Other Sites

On this site you will be offered links to sites which we hope you are interested in. Essex Weather Centre does not accept any responsibility for the content of those sites, the owners of which do not necessarily have any link, commercial or otherwise.

Linking to Our Site

We welcome links to our site, but not 'deep linking' by displaying the contents of our site framed or otherwise surrounded by material not originating from us without our prior consent.