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Issued at: 1600 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for North West England

Showers dying out this evening. Dry and bright on Saturday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Showers this evening could be heavy at times with a risk of thunder. These should die out around midnight, with the rest of the night be dry. It is likely to turn misty in places though with patchy fog forming. Minimum Temperature 14 °C.

Friday:

Patchy fog at first on Friday will soon clear, to leave a dry and warm day with some sunshine. Maximum Temperature 22 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday and Sunday will be cloudy with outbreaks of rain, which could become heavy and prolonged at times in the south. Cloudy on Monday with occasional showers.

Updated at: 1531 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain across Scotland and Northern Ireland. Elsewhere thunderstorms dying out.

This Evening and Tonight:

Thundery showers across England and Wales at first will gradually die out from the west later this evening and overnight. Outbreaks of rain across northern Ireland will be heavy at times and will spread into northern Scotland overnight.

Friday:

Cloudy and breezy across northern and central Scotland with outbreaks of rain, but it should become dry later. Elsewhere it will be dry and warm with some sunshine.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Cloudy with outbreaks of rain on Saturday and Sunday which could become heavy and prolonged across Wales and the Midlands. Some bright spells of Monday but also occasional showers.

Updated at: 1531 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 30 Aug 2016 to Thursday 8 Sep 2016:

Outbreaks of rain are expected to spread into the north and west on Tuesday, but the south and east should stay mainly dry with sunny spells. The rain should move southeastwards during Wednesday and Thursday, but it is likely to become light and patchy. Temperatures will be warm in the southeast, but nearer normal temperatures in the northwest are likely to spread across all parts. The weather through the rest of the period is likely to be changeable with showers or longer spells of rain, interspersed by some dry and brighter periods. The best of the brighter weather occurring in the southeast, with some wet and windy spells at times in the northwest. Temperatures will be generally near normal although there is the chance of some temporary warmer spells.

Updated at: 1211 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 8 Sep 2016 to Thursday 22 Sep 2016:

Westerly or southwesterly winds are expected to dominate through this period. This will bring changeable weather, with showers or longer spells of rain interspersed by some dry and bright periods. The heaviest and most persistent rain is expected to occur in the north and west, where it could also be windy at times. The best of the brighter weather probably occurring in the south and east. Temperatures through this period are likely to be generally near normal.

Updated at: 1210 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Preston

Preston Preston – Heavy shower day 53.763 -2.7017
Manchester Manchester – Cloudy 53.479 -2.2465
Kendal Kendal – Cloudy 54.3279 -2.7449
Leeds Leeds – Cloudy 53.8011 -1.547
Wrexham Wrexham – Cloudy 53.0428 -2.9911
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Light rain 53.0024 -2.178
Sheffield Sheffield – Cloudy 53.3809 -1.4686
York York – Cloudy 53.9621 -1.0789
Darlington Darlington – Overcast 54.5235 -1.5579
Douglas (Isle of Man) Douglas (Isle of Man) – Cloudy 54.1518 -4.484
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Light shower day 53.1393 -4.2727
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.8924 -2.9315
Nottingham Nottingham – Sunny intervals 52.9545 -1.1565
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Light shower day 52.5118 -3.3118
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Overcast 54.9781 -1.6162
Hull Hull – Cloudy 53.7492 -0.3471
Lincoln Lincoln – Sunny intervals 53.2304 -0.539
Dumfries Dumfries – Cloudy 55.0708 -3.6038
Whitby Whitby – Heavy rain 54.4862 -0.6117

Location Details

Preston

Location: 53.763, -2.7017

Altitude: 30.0 m above mean sea level

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