Friday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms during the late afternoon and evening. Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the early morning. Outlook Sunday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Information on wind, sea and weather conditions for these coastal zones.Issued Fri 10:23 EDT
11:47 EDT Parts of the Middle East have been blanketed in heavy snow, piling more misery on millions of Syrian refugees who have fled the country's bitter civil war.