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Issued at: 1500 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for Wales

A cloudy night with patchy mist and fog reforming.

This Evening and Tonight:

There will be an east-west split tonight with clear spells in the west. To the east of the Cambrian it will be cloudier with fog reforming. It will be a mild night with temperatures only dropping to the mid-single figures. Minimum Temperature 4 °C.

Wednesday:

Early fog will lift during the morning to leave sunny spells. Turning cloudier in the afternoon though with rain arriving from the west. Feeling mild with temperatures reaching the mid-teens. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

It will often be cloudy with some rain at times, and windy too from Friday. There should be some brightness too though and throughout it will feel mild.

Updated at: 1510 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Staying cloudy tonight with patchy mist and fog reforming.

This Evening and Tonight:

Tonight will be mostly cloudy but much less cold than recent nights. Scotland and Northern Ireland will continue to have outbreaks of rain accompanied with gusty winds. England and Wales will once again see fog patches, especially on the hills.

Wednesday:

Early fog will lift with some brightness developing. Elsewhere, often cloudy with rain slowly edging south-east, it'll be windy too with gales in exposure. Feeling mild, especially in north-east Scotland.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining unsettled with outbreaks of rain at times, mainly in the north and west, where it'll also be windy. Drier and bright interludes are likely too. Feeling mild for all.

Updated at: 1502 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 11 Dec 2016 to Tuesday 20 Dec 2016:

Sunday will start generally dry and bright for most, but it is likely to turn wetter from the north-west later in the day as a frontal band arrives from the Atlantic. Into the following week, further periods of wet and windy weather are expected to move across the UK. The most unsettled conditions are likely across the north and west with drier and brighter weather for southern and eastern areas. By mid December there will probably be some longer, drier spells between the wet weather, perhaps heralding a change to something generally more settled. It will also be fairly mild initially but temperatures are likely to return closer to normal, although passing weather systems may raise them at times.

Updated at: 1516 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

UK Outlook for Wednesday 21 Dec 2016 to Wednesday 4 Jan 2017:

Whilst there is a good deal of uncertainty, it is most likely during this period that more settled conditions may dominate associated with high pressure affecting the UK. If the pressure does build, then we can expect drier than average conditions for most areas with lighter winds. Temperatures are also then likely to be below average with an increased risk of frost and fog, especially where skies remain clear overnight. However, there will probably also be some milder, unsettled interludes too, and as we head into the New Year this may become more of a feature in our weather.

Updated at: 1439 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Chepstow Racecourse

Chepstow Racecourse Chepstow Racecourse – Mist 51.655 -2.6844
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Hereford Hereford – Fog 52.056 -2.7146
Swindon Swindon – Mist 51.5556 -1.7784
Yeovil Yeovil – Mist 50.9416 -2.632
Swansea Swansea – Partly cloudy night 51.621 -3.9424
Banbury Banbury – Fog 52.0625 -1.3383
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Birmingham Birmingham – Overcast 52.4859 -1.889
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Cloudy 51.0777 -4.0571
Exeter Exeter – Overcast 50.7179 -3.5327
Reading Reading – Mist 51.4523 -0.9724
Southampton Southampton – Overcast 50.9093 -1.403
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Cloudy 52.415 -4.0817
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Fog 52.0382 -0.7555
Pembroke Pembroke – Cloudy 51.6731 -4.9084
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Mist 53.0024 -2.178
Wrexham Wrexham – Cloudy 53.0428 -2.9911
Plymouth Plymouth – Overcast 50.3713 -4.1348
London London – Overcast 51.5081 -0.1248

Location Details

Chepstow Racecourse

Location: 51.655, -2.6844

Altitude: 94.0 m above mean sea level

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