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Issued at: 0900 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for North West England

Storm Doris brings rain and widespread gales.

Today:

Severe gales will blow across the north-west today. During the morning, gusts of 60mph are likely in the cities, and 80mph on coasts and hills. Winds will be less severe in Cumbria but snow is likely on hills there later. Maximum Temperature 10 °C.

Tonight:

The wind will ease and rain will mostly clear, but there will be a few showers, falling as snow on hills. Ice may form when wet roads and pavements freeze. Minimum Temperature 0 °C.

Friday:

Tomorrow will be dry and slightly cooler with light winds and plenty of sunshine, particularly in the morning. More rain is likely in Cumbria in the evening. Maximum Temperature 8 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

It will be cloudy with rain at times, particularly over the hills, but less windy than today. It will turn colder by Monday, with sunshine and showers, wintry on hills.

Updated at: 0238 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Storm Doris brings widespread gales, and snow in southern Scotland.

Today:

Very strong winds and rain will affect much of the country today, particularly north Wales, the Midlands, northern England and East Anglia. There will be lighter winds in Scotland, but significant snowfall in the southern Uplands and the central belt.

Tonight:

The wind will die down and rain will clear most parts, but there will be wintry showers in Wales, north-west England and western Scotland and a risk of patchy ice.

Friday:

Tomorrow will be dry and cooler for most with light winds and plenty of sunshine. There will be more rain and strong winds in Northern Ireland and western Scotland later.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

The next few days will stay rather unsettled with spells of rain and strong winds, especially in the northwest. It will turn colder on Monday with sunshine and blustery showers.

Updated at: 0232 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 27 Feb 2017 to Wednesday 8 Mar 2017:

A fairly unsettled picture is likely at first, as further weather systems affect the UK from the Atlantic. Showery spells could affect many areas, particularly in the north-west where these may be thundery at times and could bring snow to higher ground, and even lower levels further north. Milder, cloudier weather is likely to be more prevalent further south and east at first, but all areas are likely to turn colder by the mid-week with an increasing risk of overnight frost. The changeable Atlantic influence is likely to remain in place as we go into March, with cloudy spells accompanied by rain and strong winds at times, falling as snow further north. There is a smaller likelihood of more settled conditions with overnight fog and frost by early March.

Updated at: 1226 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

UK Outlook for Thursday 9 Mar 2017 to Thursday 23 Mar 2017:

For March there is a fair amount of uncertainty, but the weather is most likely to be unsettled at first. There will be spells of wet and windy weather, interspersed with brighter and showery conditions with some snow possible across the north of the UK. There will, however, also be some drier and brighter spells, particularly in the south and east where we may see some local frost and fog at times overnight. Temperatures are expected to be around average for the time of year but there remains a small chance of seeing a more prolonged cold spell, if settled conditions were to develop more widely. This is more likely later in the period.

Updated at: 1227 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

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Weather forecast map for Lostock Junction

Lostock Junction Lostock Junction – Heavy rain 53.5711 -2.4957
Manchester Manchester – Heavy rain 53.479 -2.2465
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Light rain 53.0024 -2.178
Wrexham Wrexham – Heavy rain 53.0428 -2.9911
Leeds Leeds – Heavy rain 53.8011 -1.547
Sheffield Sheffield – Heavy rain 53.3809 -1.4686
Kendal Kendal – Light rain 54.3279 -2.7449
York York – Heavy rain 53.9621 -1.0789
Nottingham Nottingham – Light rain 52.9545 -1.1565
Darlington Darlington – Cloudy 54.5235 -1.5579
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Heavy rain 53.1393 -4.2727
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Heavy rain 52.5118 -3.3118
Lincoln Lincoln – Heavy rain 53.2304 -0.539
Hull Hull – Light rain 53.7492 -0.3471
Douglas (Isle of Man) Douglas (Isle of Man) – Heavy rain 54.1518 -4.484
Carlisle Carlisle – Heavy rain 54.8924 -2.9315
Whitby Whitby – Light rain 54.4862 -0.6117
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Cloudy 54.9781 -1.6162

Location Details

Lostock Junction

Location: 53.5711, -2.4957

Altitude: 102.0 m above mean sea level

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