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  • Tue Tuesday
    10°C 6°C
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  • Fri Friday
    13°C 8°C
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Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 17:59 Moon phase: Waning crescent 3 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 17:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent 2 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 17:54 Moon phase: New 2 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 07:53 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: New 2 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:50 Moon phase: New 2 Daily air quality index*
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Issued at: 1200 on Tue 21 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

Sunny spells and squally showers. Gales.

Today:

Gales with severe gales around exposed coasts. Any remaining rain soon clears southeast, then colder conditions with squally showers and a risk of hail and thunder, spread across the region. Showers become wintry over the hills in Cumbria. Maximum Temperature 10C.

Tonight:

Showers becoming more isolated and with clear skies developing overnight. It will be cold and a grass frost is possible. Becoming cloudier again in the northwest by dawn. Minimum Temperature 5C.

Wednesday:

Cloud spreads across the region with rain moving east later in the morning. It will be milder than on Tuesday. Winds will be lighter than Tuesday, but still breezy. Maximum Temperature 13C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Less windy but staying cloudy with rain, mostly over hills, but this more widespread for a time on Friday. Drier and clearer Saturday but becoming windy again.

Issued at: 0500 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain clearing southeast, then sunny spells and squally showers. Gales.

Today:

Gales with severe gales around exposed coasts. The rain from overnight soon clears southeast, then colder conditions with squally showers and a risk of hail and thunder spread across the UK. Showers become wintry over the hills in the northwest.

Tonight:

Showers becoming more isolated overnight, with clear skies developing across much of the UK. Cold with a grass frost possible in places. Further rain in the far northwest by dawn.

Wednesday:

Becoming cloudy across the UK but with rain moving east across northern parts. Staying dry in the south. Milder than on Tuesday. Windy for all with gales in the north.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Less windy with rain in western parts Thursday and some more widespread rain over England and Wales Friday. A brighter day here Saturday. Windy with blustery showers throughout in northwest.

Issued at: 0500 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 26 Oct 2014 to Tuesday 4 Nov 2014:

Showery and very windy across northern areas on Sunday and Monday, with a risk of severe gales for a time. Somewhat less windy further to the south, though with increasing amounts of cloud. Into the midweek period, a north-south split looks most probable, with windy and often unsettled conditions continuing in the north and somewhat quieter, drier weather in the south. Temperatures will generally be near normal, although feeling quite cold in the strong winds. Towards the end of October and into early November, the broad north-south split looks set to continue, with northern areas remaining changeable and at times unsettled. Further south, there are hints that pressure may start to rise, increasing the potential for more prolonged drier periods, but with a greater risk of overnight frost and fog.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 5 Nov 2014 to Wednesday 19 Nov 2014:

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

Issued at: 0500 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

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Nelson Heavy shower day 53.835 -2.2179
Preston Heavy shower day 53.763 -2.7017
Manchester Heavy shower day 53.479 -2.2465
Leeds Heavy shower day 53.8011 -1.547
Kendal Light shower day 54.3279 -2.7449
Sheffield Heavy shower day 53.3809 -1.4686
York Sunny intervals 53.9621 -1.0789
Darlington Sunny intervals 54.5235 -1.5579
Stoke-on-Trent Heavy shower day 53.0024 -2.178
Wrexham Heavy shower day 53.0428 -2.9911
Nottingham Heavy shower day 52.9545 -1.1565
Hull Sunny intervals 53.7492 -0.3471
Carlisle Light shower day 54.8924 -2.9315
Whitby Sunny day 54.4862 -0.6117
Lincoln Light shower day 53.2304 -0.539
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.9781 -1.6162
Birmingham Light shower day 52.4859 -1.889
Douglas (Isle of Man) Light shower day 54.1518 -4.484
Caernarfon Light shower day 53.1393 -4.2727
Dumfries Light shower day 55.0708 -3.6038

Location Details

Nelson

Location: 53.835, -2.2179

Altitude: 140m above mean sea level

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