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    13°C 8°C
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    13°C 10°C
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    13°C 9°C
    Light rain
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    11°C 6°C
    Light shower day
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    12°C 7°C
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Issued at: 1300 on Sun 03 May 2015

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for South West England

Rain clearing northwards, with drier and brighter conditions following.

Today:

A damp start for many with rain in places. However, it will gradually turn drier and brighter from the south through the morning, with some sunny spells developing into the afternoon, but also the risk of heavy showers. Maximum Temperature 17C.

Tonight:

Showers slowly easing through the evening. Remaining dry overnight with clear spells, allowing some mist patches to develop where winds fall light. Minimum Temperature 4C.

Monday:

Generally fine and dry throughout Bank Holiday Monday, with some pleasant sunny spells. Feeling warm with light southerly winds. However, some rain is possible later in the evening. Maximum Temperature 16C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Wet and windy conditions initially on Tuesday, with sunny spells and scattered showers following. Further heavy showers are likely on Wednesday, more scattered on Thursday with sunny spells in between.

Updated at: 0523 on Sun 03 May 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Sunshine and some showers for most. Rain continuing across Scotland.

Today:

Rain clearing from England, Wales and Northern Ireland this morning. Staying windy and cold across much of Scotland with heavy rain and hill snow. Sunny spells developing elsewhere, but also some heavy showers in places. Feeling warm in the sunshine.

Tonight:

Rain continuing across Scotland, though becoming confined to the far north by dawn. Showers easing elsewhere, with clear spells developing for many. Some mist patches possible as winds fall light.

Monday:

Most places will be fine and dry, with some pleasant sunny spells. Outbreaks of rain will affect the far north at times and across southern parts of the UK later.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Wet and windy conditions quickly spreading northwards on Tuesday, followed by sunny spells and blustery showers. Further heavy showers expected on Wednesday and Thursday, though easing from the west later.

Updated at: 0425 on Sun 03 May 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 8 May 2015 to Sunday 17 May 2015:

A few showers in the north at first on Friday, these soon dying away leaving a dry and settled day for most, however thicker cloud and some outbreaks of rain are expected in the far southwest later, this probably spreading north on Saturday, perhaps bringing some rain to northwestern parts, with more settled weather developing in the south and east. It may become unsettled again in the north the following week with occasional outbreaks of rain, and strong winds. Drier, brighter conditions are expected further south, although there is considerable uncertainty regarding the extent of these conditions at present. Temperatures will likely be average for most areas, perhaps slightly above in the southeast, although temperatures in the north should be below average at first, giving a risk of overnight frost.

UK Outlook for Monday 18 May 2015 to Monday 1 Jun 2015:

Overall conditions will be fairly mixed during this period, with most areas experiencing spells of fine and bright weather interspersed with more changeable conditions. The most unsettled conditions are likely to be across northern and northwestern areas at first. The best of the settled weather being more likely in the in the south and southeast. Towards the end of the month drier conditions may become more prevalent across northern areas. Temperatures are likely to be near average for most areas, with spells of more settled weather likely to be accompanied by higher daytime temperatures, especially in the south at first. Some chilly evenings are also likely, perhaps with isolated overnight frost, most likely in rural northern areas.

Updated at: 1321 on Sun 03 May 2015

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Helston

Helston Helston – Overcast 50.1011 -5.2739
Plymouth Plymouth – Cloudy 50.3713 -4.1348
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Light rain 51.0777 -4.0571
Exeter Exeter – Cloudy 50.7179 -3.5327
Pembroke Pembroke – Cloudy 51.6731 -4.9084
Swansea Swansea – Overcast 51.621 -3.9424
Yeovil Yeovil – Sunny intervals 50.9416 -2.632
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Jersey Jersey – Overcast 49.2079 -2.1955
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Cloudy 52.415 -4.0817
Hereford Hereford – Sunny intervals 52.056 -2.7146
Southampton Southampton – Sunny intervals 50.9093 -1.403
Swindon Swindon – Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Cloudy 53.1393 -4.2727
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Wrexham Wrexham – Cloudy 53.0428 -2.9911
Brighton Brighton – Overcast 50.822 -0.1356

Location Details

Helston

Location: 50.1011, -5.2739

Altitude: 32m above mean sea level

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