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  • Fri Friday
    13°C 7°C
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Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 16:49 Moon phase: New 3 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 16:47 Moon phase: Waxing crescent 3 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 16:45 Moon phase: Waxing crescent 3 Daily air quality index*
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Issued at: 0800 on Fri 24 Oct 2014

* Daily index representing the background and regional air quality for a chosen location. Air pollution levels close to roads in urban areas may be higher. For more information please visit our Daily Air Quality Index page.

Forecast Summary

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

Regional forecast for North West England

Early cloud and rain clearing southeastwards. Brighter later.

Today:

Cloudy, with outbreaks of rain at first, especially across southern counties. Gradually brightening up from the northwest through the afternoon, although a few passing showers are likely. Fairly breezy in the north. Maximum Temperature 14C.

Tonight:

Remaining fairly breezy with variable amounts of cloud and just the odd shower possible. A better chance of more prolonged clear spells across southern counties. Minimum Temperature 6C.

Saturday:

A mixture of some sunny spells, but also the risk of a few showers. Another fairly mild day, but tempered by brisk southwesterly winds. Maximum Temperature 14C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Windy with occasional bright spells and showers on Sunday and Monday. More persistent rain will arrive from the northwest on Tuesday, but winds should ease.

Issued at: 0500 on Fri 24 Oct 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain clearing from the southeast. Blustery showers in the northwest.

Today:

Cloudy with bands of locally heavy rain across much of England and Wales, clearing erratically from the southeast by evening. Clearer conditions following on, but plenty of showers in the far northwest, where also very windy.

Tonight:

Frequent showers continuing across the northwest, rattling through on strong southwesterly winds. Elsewhere, mainly dry, with some clear spells, especially across central and eastern areas.

Saturday:

Showers, driven on by strong to gale force winds, will continue to affect western Scotland. Less windy and showery elsewhere, with the best of the sunshine across eastern areas.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Very wet and windy in the northwest on Sunday and Monday, with rain then spreading southeastwards on Tuesday. Drier further to the south, though some drizzly outbreaks are possible. Mild.

Issued at: 0500 on Fri 24 Oct 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 28 Oct 2014 to Thursday 6 Nov 2014:

A band of cloud and rain over the northwest is expected to move southeastwards across the UK on Tuesday, clearing the far southeast by Wednesday morning. Brighter conditions should follow, however there are likely to be some showers too. These may be heavy and thundery in the north where it will probably be windy with local gales. A north-south split looks most likely to develop thereafter. Windy and unsettled conditions are likely in the north, with the best of the drier weather in the south, although there may be some rain here at times. Temperatures will generally be near normal, although feeling cold in strong winds and rain. Pressure may build further over the south into the start of November, bringing a risk of overnight frost and fog.

UK Outlook for Friday 7 Nov 2014 to Friday 21 Nov 2014:

The main signal is for a continuation of a north-south split during the second week of November. During this period, the generally westerly flow is likely to bring spells of wet and windy weather, mostly affecting northern and some western areas, but perhaps reaching other areas as well, this interspersed with drier intervals. However southern and some eastern areas will probably see more in the way of drier and settled conditions increasing the likelihood of some sunshine, but also the risk of frost, mist and fog overnight, the latter of which could be slow to clear. After this it looks like unsettled weather will spread to much of the UK. Daytime temperatures will probably be near or a little above normal, although feeling cooler during any wet and windy spells.

Issued at: 0500 on Fri 24 Oct 2014

Weather Map

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Macclesfield Light rain 53.2584 -2.1178
Sheffield Heavy rain 53.3809 -1.4686
Wrexham Cloudy 53.0428 -2.9911
Preston Cloudy 53.763 -2.7017
Leeds Overcast 53.8011 -1.547
Nottingham Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Birmingham Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
York Cloudy 53.9621 -1.0789
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.2304 -0.539
Newtown (Powys) Heavy shower day 52.5118 -3.3118
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.3279 -2.7449
Hull Light shower day 53.7492 -0.3471
Hereford Light shower day 52.056 -2.7146
Banbury Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Boston Sunny intervals 52.9786 -0.0249
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.1393 -4.2727
Darlington Sunny intervals 54.5235 -1.5579
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Aberystwyth Overcast 52.415 -4.0817
Milton Keynes Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555

Location Details

Macclesfield

Location: 53.2584, -2.1178

Altitude: 144m above mean sea level

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