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Issued at: 1100 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for South West England

Outbreaks of showery rain, possibly heavy and thundery at times.

Today:

Mostly dry this morning with an increasing risk of further rain and thunderstorms developing as the afternoon goes on. It will feel warm and humid in any bright or sunny interludes. Maximum Temperature 23 °C.

Tonight:

Outbreaks of showery rain, perhaps thundery, will clear away eastwards during the evening to leave a dry night, with clear spells developing. Feeling cooler and fresher than recent nights. Minimum Temperature 10 °C.

Friday:

Friday will be fine and dry with sunny spells. It will feel fresher than of late, although in the sunshine it will feel pleasantly warm, with light winds. Maximum Temperature 22 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Heavy and perhaps thundery rain moving northwards during Saturday, which may be slow to clear during Sunday. Brighter and fresher with a few scattered showers Monday. Warm in the sunshine.

Updated at: 0434 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Very warm in the south, with rain and thunderstorms developing

Today:

Becoming mostly dry this morning then thundery showers developing during the afternoon. Less hot than Wednesday in the southeast of England but still very warm. Sunny spells and showers in the northwest.

Tonight:

Thundery rain will clear eastwards across England and Wales tonight. Meanwhile, showery rain, heavy at times, will affect parts of Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Dry with clear spells elsewhere.

Friday:

Early showers clearing the southeast, then mostly dry with sunny spells for most. Some heavy showers in the northwest. Warm in the southeast.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Heavy and perhaps thundery rain moving northwards on Saturday, becoming warm and humid. Rain clearing eastwards Sunday. Brighter and fresher with some scattered showers on Monday. Warm in the sunshine.

Updated at: 0422 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 30 Aug 2016 to Thursday 8 Sep 2016:

Outbreaks of rain are expected to spread into the north and west on Tuesday, but the south and east should stay mainly dry with sunny spells. The rain should move southeastwards during Wednesday and Thursday, but it is likely to become light and patchy. Temperatures will be warm in the southeast, but nearer normal temperatures in the northwest are likely to spread across all parts. The weather through the rest of the period is likely to be changeable with showers or longer spells of rain, interspersed by some dry and brighter periods. The best of the brighter weather occurring in the southeast, with some wet and windy spells at times in the northwest. Temperatures will be generally near normal although there is the chance of some temporary warmer spells.

Updated at: 1211 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 8 Sep 2016 to Thursday 22 Sep 2016:

Westerly or southwesterly winds are expected to dominate through this period. This will bring changeable weather, with showers or longer spells of rain interspersed by some dry and bright periods. The heaviest and most persistent rain is expected to occur in the north and west, where it could also be windy at times. The best of the brighter weather probably occurring in the south and east. Temperatures through this period are likely to be generally near normal.

Updated at: 1210 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Weather map

Thu 1300

Weather forecast map for Christchurch

Christchurch Christchurch – Light shower day 50.7353 -1.7772
Yeovil Yeovil – Cloudy 50.9416 -2.632
Swindon Swindon – Sunny intervals 51.5556 -1.7784
Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Brighton Brighton – Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.1356
Exeter Exeter – Sunny intervals 50.7179 -3.5327
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
London London – Light shower day 51.5081 -0.1248
Banbury Banbury – Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Cloudy 51.0777 -4.0571
Plymouth Plymouth – Sunny intervals 50.3713 -4.1348
Jersey Jersey – Sunny intervals 49.2079 -2.1955
Rochester Rochester – Sunny intervals 51.3875 0.5084
Swansea Swansea – Sunny intervals 51.621 -3.9424
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
Dover Dover – Sunny day 51.1259 1.3179

Location Details

Christchurch

Location: 50.7353, -1.7772

Altitude: 2.0 m above mean sea level

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