Portsmouth weather: Hour by hour forecast as Storm Diana set to hit UK

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Portsmouth is set for wet and windy weather over the next couple of days as Storm Diana batters large parts of the UK. 

While the city is outside the worst part of the storm’s path and a weather warning has not been issued for our area by the Met Office, unlike much of the country. 

Heavy rain and blustery conditions will continue in Portsmouth over coming days. Picture: Allan Hutchings

Heavy rain and blustery conditions will continue in Portsmouth over coming days. Picture: Allan Hutchings

Yellow warnings have been issued for the west of the UK and Scotland, with winds of up to 60mph expected in parts of the country. 

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The first warning for strong winds, which includes parts of the New Forest, is in place between 9am and midnight tomorrow.

The Portsmouth area is not included in the warning area but winds of up to 47mph are still expected over the next couple of days.

Here's what the hour by hour forecast for the next couple of days says: 

Portsmouth 

Wednesday 

Midnight – cloudy – highs of 10C – wind speed of 9mph 

1am – cloudy – highs of 10C – wind speed of 12mph 

2am – light rain –  highs of 11C – wind speed of 16mph 

3am – heavy rain – highs of 11C – wind speed of 23mph

4am – heavy rain – highs of 11C – wind speed of 26mph

5am – heavy rain – highs of 12C – wind speed of 26mph

6am – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 30mph

7am – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 31mph

8am – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 32mph

9am – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 34mph

10am – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 36mph

11am – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 39mph

Noon – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 41mph

1pm – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 41mph

2pm – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 43mph

3pm – heavy showers – highs of 13C – wind speed of 43mph

4pm – light rain – highs of 14C – wind speed of 41mph

5pm – heavy rain – highs of 14C – wind speed of 35mph

6pm – light rain – highs of 14C – wind speed of 36mph

7pm – light rain – highs of 14C – wind speed of 37mph

8pm – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 36mph

9pm – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 37mph

10pm – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 40mph

11pm – light rain – highs of 13C – wind speed of 41mph

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Thursday 

Midnight to 3am – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed 41mph 

3am to 6am – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed 45mph 

6am to 9am – heavy rain – highs of 13C – wind speed 48mph 

9am to noon – heavy rain – highs of 12C – wind speed 47mph 

Noon to 3pm – cloudy – highs of 13C – wind speed 30mph 

3pm to 6pm – cloudy – highs of 12C – wind speed 30mph 

6pm tp 9pm – light showers – highs of 12C - wind speed 33mph 

9pm to midnight – clear night - highs of 11C – wind speed 34mph