Stand by to be battered by gales and heavy rain in Hastings and Rother this weekend

Forecasters are predciting a wet and windy weekend ahead.

Friday, 15th March 2019, 8:45 am
Updated Friday, 15th March 2019, 8:51 am
High winds on the 10th March 2019. Photos taken in Hastings and St Leonards. SUS-191003-121858001

Today has seen a cloudy and windy start, with outbreaks of rain or drizzle.

Southern parts remaining cloudy, with further rain and strong winds, especially along the English channel coast. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Tonight rain will return gradually north overnight, however most parts becoming dry by dawn. Despite this, it will stay cloudy, with winds also strengthening inland. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Saturday will be cloudy and very windy, with coastal gales. Mostly dry at first, although rain will gradually spread southeast during the afternoon. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

It will be windy on Sunday with blustery showers, sunny spells, and feeling cold.

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