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Friday   (09 December 2016)
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Issued at: 0300 on Thu 8 Dec 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for East of England

Bright at first but clouding over with drizzle.

Today:

Some bright or sunny spells at first although cloud soon thickening from the west through the morning. Patchy rain and drizzle moving over most places from later this morning, becoming mostly dry but overcast and murky later. Remaining mild. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

Tonight:

Remaining murky overnight with mist or fog as well as patchy drizzle for many. Mild again and a light breeze developing. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Friday:

Mist or fog slow to clear in places with low cloud remaining all day for most. Some bright spells possible at times. Mild and breezy. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Dull and grey on Saturday with rain slow to clear, some brightness possible in north. Dry but breezy on Sunday with sunny spells. Dry with sunny spells Monday, lighter winds.

Updated at: 0235 on Thu 8 Dec 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Mild, cloudy and wet in the south. Drier, brighter elsewhere.

Today:

Locally heavy rain will move eastwards across northern England and Wales, leaving very mild and cloudy conditions with occasional light rain or drizzle for Wales, central and southern England. Drier with bright spells elsewhere, where it'll be less mild.

Tonight:

Cloudy with hill fog and some patchy drizzle in the south. Increasingly cloudy in the north, with rain in the north-west later. Mild in the south, colder in the north.

Friday:

Rain in the north-west moves slowly south-eastwards to lie across many northern, western and some central parts later. Very mild and windy for many with gales in the north-west.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Bright for many on Saturday and Sunday, but rain persisting in the south on Saturday. Windy with showers in the north. Further rain possible in the north-west Monday, drier elsewhere.

Updated at: 0012 on Thu 8 Dec 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 12 Dec 2016 to Wednesday 21 Dec 2016:

It will turn wetter in the northwest on Monday with a risk of local gales. It'll be generally dry and bright for most, but patchy overnight frost and fog are likely in the southeast. Through the 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: 1137 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 22 Dec 2016 to Thursday 5 Jan 2017:

Whilst there is a good deal of uncertainty for this period, it is most likely 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. There will probably also be some milder, unsettled interludes though, and as we head into the New Year this may become more of a feature in our weather.

Updated at: 1137 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for St. Albans

St. Albans St. Albans – Cloudy 51.7529 -0.3357
London London – Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
Rochester Rochester – Cloudy 51.3875 0.5084
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Peterborough Peterborough – Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Swindon Swindon – Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
Brighton Brighton – Cloudy 50.822 -0.1356
Ipswich Ipswich – Cloudy 52.0563 1.1499
Southampton Southampton – Cloudy 50.9093 -1.403
Birmingham Birmingham – Light shower night 52.4859 -1.889
Dover Dover – Cloudy 51.1259 1.3179
Boston Boston – Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Norwich Norwich – Cloudy 52.6305 1.2991
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Hereford Hereford – Heavy shower night 52.056 -2.7146
Yeovil Yeovil – Cloudy 50.9416 -2.632

Location Details

St. Albans

Location: 51.7529, -0.3357

Altitude: 113.0 m above mean sea level

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