Hampshire weather: Latest traffic, travel and weather updates as strong winds continues across the Portsmouth area
A weather warning remains in place across the Portsmouth area this morning.
The Met Office’s alert for strong winds is in force until 9am.
The warning covers Portsmouth, Gosport, Havant, Hayling Island, Fareham and Waterlooville.
On its website the Met Office said: ‘A spell of disruptive winds is likely from Monday afternoon until Tuesday morning.
‘Some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely.
‘Probably some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer.
‘Delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges likely.
‘Damage to outdoor temporary structures possible, with some tree branches down too.
‘It’s likely that some coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities will be affected by spray and/or large waves.
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Latest weather and travel updates in Portsmouth
Last updated: Tuesday, 04 May, 2021, 08:39
- Yellow weather warning in place
- ‘Disruption’ expected from the gales
More delays - this time on A32
Delays growing on M27
Delays on the M27
Latest forecast for Portsmouth
7am - Cloudy - 37ph gusts
8am - Sunny spells - 35mph gusts
9am - Sunny spells - 36mph gusts
10am - Cloudy - 37mph gusts
11am - Sunny spells - 36mph gusts
Noon - Sunny spells - 36mph gusts
1pm - Sunny - 38mph gusts
2pm - Sunny - 37mph gusts
3pm - Sunny spells - 37mph gusts
Hovertravel services disrupted due to the wind
Windy start to the day
Weather warning in place until 9am
The Met Office issued a weather warning from noon on Monday until 9am on Tuesday.
Winds were expected to reach speeds of 50mph overnight.
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