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Issued at: 0400 on Thu 18 Dec 2014

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for North West England

A wet and windy day.

Today:

A wet and windy day with some heavy and persistent rain likely across some western slopes, especially the Pennines. The rain may be more intermittent elsewhere, but it will remain cloudy for all. Strong and gusty westerly winds. Maximum Temperature 12C.

Tonight:

During the evening and night, cloud and rain will clear southwards, with clearer, colder, showery weather spreading from the north. Remaining windy. Minimum Temperature 4C.

Friday:

A much brighter, but still very windy day, and feeling cold. Dry for many, but a few showers are possible, especially in the north, possibly wintry over hills. Maximum Temperature 8C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Bright, breezy and cold on Saturday, with a few showers, wintry over hills. Turning cloudier but milder for Sunday and Monday, though still windy, with occasional rain or drizzle.

Updated at: 0335 on Thu 18 Dec 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Cloudy and windy with outbreaks of rain, mainly west.

Today:

A largely cloudy, windy and mild day with outbreaks of rain, especially over western areas where it could be heavy and persistent over hills. Best of the drier spells towards the southeast. Brighter, colder, showery conditions in the far northwest.

Tonight:

Cloud and rain will gradually clear southwards, with clearer, colder conditions reaching all but the far southeast of England by morning. Blustery showers giving snow on northern hills.

Friday:

Bright and breezy once early rain clears the far southeast. Then dry for much of England and Wales, but blustery showers in the north, locally wintry with snow over hills.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Bright, breezy and cold on Saturday, showers in the north, wintry over hills. Turning cloudier but milder for Sunday and Monday, though still windy, with outbreaks of rain or drizzle.

Updated at: 0335 on Thu 18 Dec 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 22 Dec 2014 to Wednesday 31 Dec 2014:

There will be rain across the southern half of the UK on Monday, heaviest and most persistent on western facing hills. Further north conditions will be clearer although there will be showers, turning wintry in places, and these conditions should then spread southwards through Tuesday. From Christmas Eve, cold, windy, and showery conditions are expected, the most frequent showers in the north and east, where they are expected to be wintry over higher ground. Showers will likely ease during Boxing Day. Thereafter, it is thought it will be generally windy throughout with further spells of wet and mild weather, interspersed with colder, showery conditions. Temperatures generally slightly above average in the south, with colder temperatures falling below average in the north.

UK Outlook for Thursday 1 Jan 2015 to Thursday 15 Jan 2015:

The most likely scenario for the coming New Year is for a continuation of unsettled, and at times, windy weather coming from the Atlantic with the wettest weather probably across western parts of the UK, and eastern parts most likely to see the best of any dry weather. Temperatures are generally expected to be around average for the time of year. There is a chance of some overnight and morning fog in places as well as a local frost - this will be most likely across northern areas where there is also a chance of some snow on higher ground. However, there is no strong signal in weather patterns during this period, with a period of colder weather possible too.

Updated at: 0335 on Thu 18 Dec 2014

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Weather forecast map for Lostock Junction

Lostock Junction Lostock Junction – Cloudy 53.5711 -2.4957
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Overcast 53.0024 -2.178
Wrexham Wrexham – Partly cloudy night 53.0428 -2.9911
Leeds Leeds – Overcast 53.8011 -1.547
Sheffield Sheffield – Light shower night 53.3809 -1.4686
Kendal Kendal – Heavy rain 54.3279 -2.7449
York York – Cloudy 53.9621 -1.0789
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Darlington Darlington – Cloudy 54.5235 -1.5579
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Cloudy 53.1393 -4.2727
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Light rain 52.5118 -3.3118
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Hull Hull – Cloudy 53.7492 -0.3471
Douglas (Isle of Man) Douglas (Isle of Man) – Heavy shower night 54.1518 -4.484
Carlisle Carlisle – Light rain 54.8924 -2.9315
Whitby Whitby – Partly cloudy night 54.4862 -0.6117
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Overcast 54.9781 -1.6162
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Overcast 52.415 -4.0817
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146

Location Details

Lostock Junction

Location: 53.5711, -2.4957

Altitude: 102m above mean sea level

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