Portsmouth vs Southampton: Here's the latest weather forecast for south coast derby

The south coast derby is just a few hours away and excitement is building across Portsmouth.

By Matthew Mohan-Hickson
Tuesday, 24th September 2019, 5:18 pm
Fratton Park
Fratton Park

It is the first time that the Blues have played their fierce rivals Southampton since April 2012, when David Norris rescued a draw with a famous late equaliser. 

Fratton Park is sold out and the game is being shown on Sky on the TV. 

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If you have been lucky enough to get a ticket and are heading down to the game you may be wondering what weather to expect. 

Here is the latest Met Office forecast for this evening: 


4pm – Sunny – highs of 18C 

5pm – Sunny intervals – highs of 18C 

6pm – Cloudy – 10 per cent chance of precipitation – highs of 17C 

7pm – Light rain showers – highs of 17C

8pm – Light rain – highs of 16C 

9pm – Heavy rain – highs of 16C 

10pm – Heavy rain – highs of 16C 

11pm – Cloudy – highs of 16C 

So if you are heading down to the ground, or plan on watching at a pub in the city, you may want to bring a coat.