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Thursday   (22 June 2017)
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Issued at: 1400 on Thu 22 Jun 2017

Forecast summary

Regional forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Becoming wet and windy tonight, then brighter Friday afternoon.

This Evening and Tonight:

Dry early evening, still some brightness for Shetland, but rain reaches Orkney mid-evening and extends to Shetland early tonight. Staying cloudy and wet overnight. Strengthening southerly winds this evening, remain strong overnight. Minimum Temperature 11 °C.

Friday:

Cloudy at first with further rain, soon clearing from Orkney and drier in Shetland by afternoon. Sunny spells will follow along with a few showers. Strong south then westerly winds. Maximum Temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Windy and showery on Saturday with strong to gale force southwest winds. Drier, brighter on Sunday with strong northwest winds easing. Mainly dry on Monday with sunshine and lighter winds.

Updated at: 1539 on Thu 22 Jun 2017

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Fresher overnight with rain in the north and west.

This Evening and Tonight:

A fine evening for most with some late sunshine, however rain and strong winds will arrive in northwest Scotland, before sinking across many northern and western parts overnight. The south will stay dry and it will be fresher for all.

Friday:

Generally dry and bright in the south. Meanwhile patchy rain through central and northern parts of England and Wales. Further north it will turn brighter with sunshine and blustery showers.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Changeable and breezy with showers or longer spells of rain on Saturday. Drier and brighter for most on Sunday and at first Monday, before rain returns in the west later.

Updated at: 1605 on Thu 22 Jun 2017

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 27 Jun 2017 to Thursday 6 Jul 2017:

Changeable weather is likely to continue at the start of this period with rain on Tuesday clearing to sunshine and showers on Wednesday. These are likely to be heaviest in the north and northeast, where it may be windy at times, with the best of any drier spells likely in the south and southwest. The rest of this period will remain unsettled with further bouts of showery rain, perhaps heavy and thundery at times, interspersed with brief drier and brighter spells, these most likely in the east. It will often be windy, especially in the north and west where there is a risk of local gales at times. Temperatures will be near normal or rather cool, especially compared to recently, although it may be warmer at times in the southeast.

Updated at: 1247 on Thu 22 Jun 2017

UK Outlook for Friday 7 Jul 2017 to Friday 21 Jul 2017:

The changeable weather is likely to continue at first, bringing further showers or longer spells of rain with only brief bright or sunny spells in between. However, drier and warmer spells are likely to become more prevalent during the second week of July and these may perhaps become more widespread as we head into the second half of the month. This will bring more in the way of sunshine and higher temperatures, with perhaps some very warm spells possible. However, an increase in temperatures also poses the threat of some thundery showers.

Updated at: 1247 on Thu 22 Jun 2017