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Issued at: 0600 on Sat 6 Feb 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for Central Tayside & Fife

Mostly dry at first but outbreaks of rain arriving. Cold.

Today:

A mainly dry start but cloud and outbreaks of rain will spread north. Rain becoming persistent over Perthshire and Angus in the afternoon. It will feel cold with fresh southeasterly winds becoming strong near coasts. Maximum Temperature 7°C.

Tonight:

Showers or longer spells of rain will continue overnight. These most frequent over western Perthshire and Stirlingshire with snow over high ground. Remaining quite breezy. Minimum Temperature 2°C.

Sunday:

It will be a cloudy day with showers merging into a longer spell of rain or hill snow. Feeling cold with strong or gale force southwesterly winds. Maximum Temperature 7°C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Further showers or longer spells of rain on Monday and Tuesday. Showers wintry over high ground. Dry and cold with sunny spells on Wednesday.

Updated at: 0219 on Sat 6 Feb 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Very unsettled with spells of wet and very windy weather.

Today:

Wet and windy weather will spread to most areas from the southwest, giving a risk of flooding across south Wales and southwest England. Gales will affect southern and western parts. Northeast Scotland and parts of southeast England should escape dry.

Tonight:

Rain will move away to the north and east to leave clear spells and blustery showers. Gales will affect exposed areas and showers will be locally wintry in the north.

Sunday:

Most areas will have sunny spells on Sunday, although heavy and blustery showers will feed in from the west in locally gale force winds. More persistent rain will arrive later.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Monday will be very showery, with severe gales affecting southern areas and showers turning wintry in the north. During Tuesday and Wednesday the strong winds and showers will gradually ease.

Updated at: 0129 on Sat 6 Feb 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 10 Feb 2016 to Friday 19 Feb 2016:

Wednesday should be dry, bright and cold for most areas, however outbreaks of rain and strengthening winds will extend northeastwards across England and Wales overnight into Thursday. Thereafter it will be generally unsettled across all parts with further spells of cloud and rain interspersed by colder, brighter, showery conditions, the showers turning wintry at times in the north. The wettest weather will always tend to be over western hills. It may be very windy with gales or severe gales at times, most likely across northern and western parts. Temperatures are expected to be mainly near normal, however some colder spells with overnight frost are possible, mainly in the north. There is only a low probability of any more settled weather developing for a time late next week.

UK Outlook for Saturday 20 Feb 2016 to Saturday 5 Mar 2016:

The latest indications are that the latter half of February will be dominated by changeable weather coming in from the Atlantic, bringing showers or longer spells of rain to most parts, wettest in northern and western areas. Some snow is likely at times, mainly over northern hills. Temperatures should generally be near normal for the time of year, however occasional frosty nights are possible at where skies become clear, Generally windy with gales or even severe gales at times, mainly in northern and western parts. By early March there is a possibility of more settled weather becoming established across southern and eastern areas, bringing drier and less windy conditions here. However, wet and windy weather will most likely persistent in the north and west.

Updated at: 0129 on Sat 6 Feb 2016

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Kirkcaldy

Kirkcaldy Kirkcaldy – Cloudy 56.1147 -3.1517
Dundee Dundee – Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Cloudy 56.7045 -3.7283
Strathyre Strathyre – Heavy shower night 56.3257 -4.3234
Jedburgh Jedburgh – Cloudy 55.4777 -2.5534
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Cumnock Cumnock – Light shower night 55.4535 -4.2645
Dumfries Dumfries – Cloudy 55.0708 -3.6038
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.8924 -2.9315
Fort William Fort William – Cloudy 56.8199 -5.104
Tarbert Tarbert – Overcast 55.87 -5.42
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Cloudy 54.9781 -1.6162
Stranraer Stranraer – Heavy rain 54.9033 -5.0228
Craig Craig – Light shower night 57.4889 -5.2754
Kendal Kendal – Light shower night 54.3279 -2.7449

Location Details

Kirkcaldy

Location: 56.1147, -3.1517

Altitude: 6.0m above mean sea level

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