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Issued at: 1200 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Showers, mostly in the west and occasionally wintry higher ground.

Today:

A mixture of sunshine and showers, these more frequent in the west and wintry over higher ground though snow becoming more confined to the hills. Isolated hail and thunder. Moderate westerly breeze, fresh along the Solway Coast. Maximum Temperature 10C.

Tonight:

A band of more persistent rain will spread from the west this evening, with some heavy bursts, and gales possible near southwest coasts. Then clearer with showers before morning. Minimum Temperature 3C.

Wednesday:

Quite bright with some sunny intervals, along with a few showers, these wintry on the hills. Best sunshine towards the east coast. Light to moderate westerly winds. Maximum Temperature 10C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and scattered showers on Thursday, possibly heavy, snow on hills. Mainly dry on Friday and Saturday with sunny spells, but cold with night frosts.

Updated at: 0431 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Sunny spells and showers, wintry in the north.

Today:

A breezy day with a mixture of sunny spells and some showers. Showers most frequent in the north and west. Some of the showers will be heavy at times and falling as snow over the higher ground. Feeling cool.

Tonight:

A band of rain will move into the northwest of the UK and spread southeastwards overnight, reaching central and southwestern areas by dawn. Dry ahead of this, with clear spells.

Wednesday:

Rain will slowly clear southeastern parts. Elsewhere, mainly dry with sunny spells with some showers possible in the northwest. Further rain and hill snow will also affect eastern Scotland.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and scattered heavy showers likely on Thursday. Drier on Friday with sunny spells and just a few showers. Turning windier later Saturday with some rain, mainly in west.

Updated at: 0410 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 3 May 2015 to Tuesday 12 May 2015:

Cloudy across most parts of the UK on Sunday with outbreaks of rain, although the north of Scotland may stay dry with some sunshine. Many areas will stay cloudy with some rain on Bank Holiday Monday, although the far north of Scotland may well remain fine and dry. Drier and brighter conditions, accompanied by a few showers, are likely to spread to southwestern parts later. From Tuesday onwards it is expected to remain unsettled with showers or longer spells of rain, with the west and southwest likely to experience the wettest conditions. It is expected to be windy at times with a risk of gales in places and temperatures throughout the period are likely to be below average with local night frosts, especially in the northeast.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 13 May 2015 to Wednesday 27 May 2015:

Changeable and often unsettled conditions are most likely to persist for much of this period, though some areas may have some more settled weather for a time at first. Otherwise, conditions will be fairly typical for the time of year, with most areas experiencing spells of fine and bright weather interspersed with more changeable conditions. The most unsettled conditions are likely to be across central and northern areas, with the best of the settled weather more likely in the in the south and southeast. Daytime temperatures are likely to be near or a little below average, throughout. Spells of more settled weather are likely to be accompanied by chilly evenings with isolated overnight frost in rural areas.

Updated at: 1233 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Carter Bar

Carter Bar Carter Bar – Sleet shower day 55.3543 -2.4776
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny intervals 55.7702 -2.0038
Carlisle Carlisle – Light shower day 54.8924 -2.9315
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Sunny intervals 54.9781 -1.6162
Biggar Biggar – Mist 55.6234 -3.5226
Dumfries Dumfries – Cloudy 55.0708 -3.6038
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Light shower day 55.9533 -3.1868
Darlington Darlington – Cloudy 54.5235 -1.5579
Cumnock Cumnock – Heavy rain 55.4535 -4.2645
Kendal Kendal – Light shower day 54.3279 -2.7449
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Dundee Dundee – Sunny intervals 56.4621 -2.9692
Whitby Whitby – Cloudy 54.4862 -0.6117
Strathyre Strathyre – Heavy rain 56.3257 -4.3234
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Sunny intervals 56.7045 -3.7283
Stranraer Stranraer – Heavy shower day 54.9033 -5.0228
Preston Preston – Cloudy 53.763 -2.7017
York York – Sunny intervals 53.9621 -1.0789
Leeds Leeds – Sunny intervals 53.8011 -1.547
Douglas (Isle of Man) Douglas (Isle of Man) – Light shower day 54.1518 -4.484

Location Details

Carter Bar

Location: 55.3543, -2.4776

Altitude: 406m above mean sea level

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