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Issued at: 0100 on Tue 04 Aug 2015

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for Yorkshire & Humber

Rather cloudy at times but staying mostly dry.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rather cloudy at first but some clear spells developing overnight. Most places remaining dry but the odd shower is possible at first and again later over the Pennines. Minimum Temperature 11°C.

Tuesday:

Some sunny spells but also scattered showers, perhaps heavy locally, mainly over hills in the west at first but developing elsewhere by the afternoon. Windy and feeling cool. Maximum Temperature 20°C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Winds easing with more in the way of dry weather on Wednesday. Generally dry at first on Thursday but some thunder possible later. Mostly dry with some sunny spells Friday.

Updated at: 1508 on Mon 03 Aug 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Becoming wet and windy in the north and west.

This Evening and Tonight:

Thundery showers may affect the far southeast this evening, but most parts should be fine. Wet and windy weather will push across Scotland, Northern Ireland, northern England and Wales overnight, but elsewhere it should stay dry.

Tuesday:

Northern and western parts will be cloudy and windy with outbreaks of rain. Elsewhere it will be cloudy and breezy, with the risk of a little light rain in places.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Mainly cloudy with occasional rain on Wednesday and Thursday which could be persistent at times. Showers in the north and west on Friday, risk of thunder later in the south.

Updated at: 1358 on Mon 03 Aug 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 8 Aug 2015 to Monday 17 Aug 2015:

Any showers in the east on Saturday should die out with most parts then fine, although showers may occur in the south. Unsettled conditions are likely to push into the west on Sunday morning, then extending to central parts. The southeast staying mainly dry although thundery showers may occur here later. Through the rest of the period, westerly or south-westerly winds will push bands of rain or showers across the country at times, interspersed by some drier and brighter interludes. The wettest and windiest weather occurring in the north and west, with the south seeing the best of the brighter weather. Temperatures will range from rather cool in the northwest, to near normal in the east, although there is the chance of some brief very warm interludes in the southeast.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 18 Aug 2015 to Tuesday 1 Sep 2015:

The changeable theme is likely to continue for much of the UK to the end of August with wet and windy conditions at times, particularly in the north and west of the UK. Southern and eastern parts will continue to see the best of any drier and brighter spells, although there is still a risk of rain or thundery showers here at times. There is a weak signal for some periods of drier and more settled weather to develop towards the end of the month, however confidence in this is currently low. Temperatures on the whole will be near or below average for the time of year, especially in the north, although during any more settled spells of weather it could turn warmer at times, particularly in the southeast.

Updated at: 1203 on Mon 03 Aug 2015

Weather map

Tue 0200

Weather forecast map for Wakefield

Wakefield Wakefield – Clear night 53.6831 -1.5044
Sheffield Sheffield – Partly cloudy night 53.3809 -1.4686
York York – Clear night 53.9621 -1.0789
Manchester Manchester – Clear night 53.479 -2.2465
Hull Hull – Partly cloudy night 53.7492 -0.3471
Preston Preston – Clear night 53.763 -2.7017
Lincoln Lincoln – Partly cloudy night 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Nottingham – Partly cloudy night 52.9545 -1.1565
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Clear night 53.0024 -2.178
Darlington Darlington – Cloudy 54.5235 -1.5579
Whitby Whitby – Clear night 54.4862 -0.6117
Kendal Kendal – Partly cloudy night 54.3279 -2.7449
Wrexham Wrexham – Clear night 53.0428 -2.9911
Boston Boston – Clear night 52.9786 -0.0249
Birmingham Birmingham – Clear night 52.4859 -1.889
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Cloudy 54.9781 -1.6162
Peterborough Peterborough – Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.2388
Carlisle Carlisle – Partly cloudy night 54.8924 -2.9315
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Banbury Banbury – Clear night 52.0625 -1.3383

Location Details

Wakefield

Location: 53.6831, -1.5044

Altitude: 39m above mean sea level

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