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Issued at: 1200 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for South West England

A rather cold and unsettled week.

Today:

A chilly start and then often dry and sunny today, though with a few showers. The showers could turn heavy in places with hail possible. Maximum Temperature 13C.

Tonight:

Breezy, especially near the coast, with showers clearing away east during the evening to leave a mostly dry and clear night. It will turn cold under prolonged clear periods. Minimum Temperature 2C.

Tuesday:

A breezy day and feeling chilly, with sunny spells and showers. The showers occasionally turning heavy with some hail. Maximum Temperature 13C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Wet and windy on Wednesday, with risk of gales. Brighter and less windy on Thursday, with sunshine and showers. Drier and brighter but still feeling cold on Friday.

Updated at: 0428 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Unsettled and feeling cold for most this week.

Today:

Sunny spells and showers for many. Showers most frequent in the north and west, locally heavy and turning wintry in parts of the north, mainly on hills. Becoming windy in the north and west, with gales likely for a time.

Tonight:

Showers continuing for many northern and western parts, wintry over hills in the north and occasionally to lower levels. Drier elsewhere, and cold for most with a local frost developing.

Tuesday:

A bright, breezy day with showers, mainly across northern and western parts, but also some lengthy sunny spells. Showers may be heavy at times and wintry over some hills.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Strong winds and rain for most on Wednesday, clearing eastwards to sunshine and showers by Thursday. Drier for many on Friday. Staying rather cold, with some hill snow in north.

Updated at: 0437 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 2 May 2015 to Monday 11 May 2015:

Northern and eastern parts of the UK should remain mainly dry with some sunny spells, though a few showers are possible on Saturday, these perhaps turning wintry over higher ground in Scotland. It will turn increasingly cloudy in the south and west from Saturday onwards with outbreaks of rain at times. These will probably move northeastwards to affect all parts by Bank Holiday Monday. The rest of the period is expected to remain unsettled, with the wettest conditions in the north and west, and the best of the drier and brighter spells in the south. It is expected to be windy at times with a risk of gales in places. Temperatures throughout the period are likely to be below average with local night frosts, especially in the northeast.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 12 May 2015 to Tuesday 26 May 2015:

Changeable and often unsettled conditions are most likely to persist for much of this period, though it may turn more settled for a time from around mid-May onwards. Conditions will be fairly typical for the time of year, with most areas experiencing spells of fine and bright weather interspersed with more changeable conditions. The most unsettled conditions are likely to be across central and northern areas, with the best of the settled weather more likely in the in the south and southeast. Daytime temperatures are likely to be near or a little below average, throughout. Spells of more settled weather are likely to be accompanied by chilly evenings with isolated overnight frost in rural areas.

Updated at: 1215 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

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Weather forecast map for Knighton (Dorset)

Knighton (Dorset) Knighton (Dorset) – Sunny day 50.9031 -2.5489
Exeter Exeter – Cloudy 50.7179 -3.5327
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Southampton Southampton – Sunny day 50.9093 -1.403
Swindon Swindon – Sunny day 51.5556 -1.7784
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Sunny intervals 51.0777 -4.0571
Swansea Swansea – Cloudy 51.621 -3.9424
Reading Reading – Sunny day 51.4523 -0.9724
Plymouth Plymouth – Cloudy 50.3713 -4.1348
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Banbury Banbury – Sunny day 52.0625 -1.3383
Brighton Brighton – Sunny day 50.822 -0.1356
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Sunny day 52.0382 -0.7555
London London – Sunny day 51.5081 -0.1248
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny day 52.4859 -1.889
Pembroke Pembroke – Sunny intervals 51.6731 -4.9084
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Sunny intervals 52.5118 -3.3118
Jersey Jersey – Sunny day 49.2079 -2.1955
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Sunny intervals 52.415 -4.0817
Rochester Rochester – Sunny day 51.3875 0.5084

Location Details

Knighton (Dorset)

Location: 50.9031, -2.5489

Altitude: 106m above mean sea level

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