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    Light rain
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Tuesday   (27 June 2017)
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Wednesday   (28 June 2017)
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Thursday   (29 June 2017)
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Friday   (30 June 2017)
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NNE 13 20 NNE 13 20 NNE 13 21 NNE 13 21 N 13 21 N 13 21 NNW 14 21 NNW 11 16
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Saturday   (01 July 2017)
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Sunday   (02 July 2017)
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Monday   (03 July 2017)
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Issued at: 2100 on Tue 27 Jun 2017

Forecast summary

Regional forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Dry on Wednesday with some sunshine.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloudy over Orkney this evening with a little light rain, mainly in the south, gradually dying out overnight. Shetland will remain dry with clear periods. Freshening easterly winds. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Wednesday:

Any spots of rain over Orkney at first soon dying out. Otherwise a dry day with sunshine over Shetland extending to Orkney by the afternoon. Light northeasterly breeze. Maximum Temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

It will remain mostly dry and bright throughout the outlook period with some sunny spells and only a few showers. Feeling cool in a freshening east or northeasterly breeze.

Updated at: 1625 on Tue 27 Jun 2017

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain for many overnight and tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain for much of England and Wales overnight, with heavier bursts, particularly across central and southeastern counties. Warm and muggy here, but elsewhere, rain gradually creeping towards Northern Ireland, whilst patchy rain and drizzle persisting over Scotland.

Wednesday:

Mostly dry in Scotland with sunny spells. Rain, sometimes heavy, elsewhere gradually inching northwards. Some brighter spells likely in the south later, with the risk of heavy, perhaps thundery showers.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Further rain and showers likely on Thursday and Friday and it will feel rather cool with strengthening winds in the north and west. However, drier for many on Saturday.

Updated at: 1553 on Tue 27 Jun 2017

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 2 Jul 2017 to Tuesday 11 Jul 2017:

Changeable on Sunday, with cloud and outbreaks of rain, along with heavy showers in the north. Breezy too, but there will be also some sunshine. More settled on Monday, with any showers confined to the far north. Changeable conditions will return thereafter, with showers or longer spells of rain, though there will be some drier and brighter spells too, most likely in the south and east. However, even here there is a risk of thunder at times. Showers are likely to be heavier in the northwest, perhaps turning thundery at times. Sometimes windy, especially in the north and west with the risk of local gales here. Temperatures are expected to stay near the seasonal average, occasionally warm in the east, but locally rather cool in the west.

Updated at: 1314 on Tue 27 Jun 2017

UK Outlook for Wednesday 12 Jul 2017 to Wednesday 26 Jul 2017:

The changeable weather is likely to continue in the north at first, bringing further showers or longer spells of rain, especially in the north, with only brief bright or sunny spells in between, with these most likely in the south. However, drier and warmer spells are likely to become more prevalent in the south and these may spread further north as we head into the second half of July.

Updated at: 1314 on Tue 27 Jun 2017