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Issued at: 1300 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for North East England

Cooler with thundery showers or longer periods of rain developing.

Today:

Much cooler and cloudier than Wednesday, with further pulses of showery rain spreading northwards, possibly turning heavy, persistent and locally thundery during the afternoon. Winds mainly light. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Tonight:

Thundery rain clearing eastwards during the early hours of Friday with clear skies moving in from the west. Light winds allowing the odd mist patch to form by dawn. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Friday:

Some patchy low cloud near the coast and mist inland will soon clear to leave a mostly fine day with long sunny periods and light winds. Turning warm again. Maximum Temperature 21 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday and Sunday: Unsettled with scattered showers, turning thundery at times and merging into longer periods of rain. Monday should see fewer showers, feeling cooler in brisk northwesterly wind.

Updated at: 0404 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Very warm in the south, with rain and thunderstorms developing

Today:

Becoming mostly dry this morning then thundery showers developing during the afternoon. Less hot than Wednesday in the southeast of England but still very warm. Sunny spells and showers in the northwest.

Tonight:

Thundery rain will clear eastwards across England and Wales tonight. Meanwhile, showery rain, heavy at times, will affect parts of Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Dry with clear spells elsewhere.

Friday:

Early showers clearing the southeast, then mostly dry with sunny spells for most. Some heavy showers in the northwest. Warm in the southeast.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Heavy and perhaps thundery rain moving northwards on Saturday, becoming warm and humid. Rain clearing eastwards Sunday. Brighter and fresher with some scattered showers on Monday. Warm in the sunshine.

Updated at: 0422 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

Thu 1500

Weather forecast map for South Shields

South Shields South Shields – Cloudy 54.9993 -1.4258
Darlington Darlington – Light rain 54.5235 -1.5579
Whitby Whitby – Heavy rain 54.4862 -0.6117
Jedburgh Jedburgh – Overcast 55.4777 -2.5534
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.8924 -2.9315
Kendal Kendal – Overcast 54.3279 -2.7449
York York – Heavy rain 53.9621 -1.0789
Leeds Leeds – Light rain 53.8011 -1.547
Dumfries Dumfries – Cloudy 55.0708 -3.6038
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Hull Hull – Cloudy 53.7492 -0.3471
Preston Preston – Overcast 53.763 -2.7017
Manchester Manchester – Overcast 53.479 -2.2465
Sheffield Sheffield – Heavy rain 53.3809 -1.4686
Cumnock Cumnock – Cloudy 55.4535 -4.2645
Dundee Dundee – Overcast 56.4621 -2.9692
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505

Location Details

South Shields

Location: 54.9993, -1.4258

Altitude: 8.0 m above mean sea level

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