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Issued at: 1300 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for North East England

Murky at times in the south. Brighter in the north.

Today:

Rather cold, with areas of low cloud, mist and fog, locally freezing fog. Given light winds, these conditions may persist in many areas throughout the day, however parts of the north and west may see some brighter conditions at times. Maximum Temperature 5 °C.

Tonight:

Becoming windy and rather cloudy, with some rain for a time during the evening. While remaining windy, becoming clearer and colder later with a slight frost possible. Minimum Temperature 2 °C.

Wednesday:

Rather windy with a little rain possible at times, however it will be much milder than of late and many should also see some sunny spells, particularly in the east. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Mild, with frost not expected and daytime temperatures comfortably into double figures. It will be rather windy throughout with spells of rain, before perhaps brightening up generally through Saturday.

Updated at: 0200 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Dull and cloudy with some rain in the north-west.

Today:

After a bright start for Scotland, cloud and rain will spread into western parts as winds strengthen. Elsewhere overcast but dry with early fog patches slow to clear. Some brightness in north-east Scotland. Feeling less cold than recent days.

Tonight:

Staying cloudy overnight and dry with some clear spells for northern England and Wales. Rain and strong winds continue to affect Northern Ireland and Scotland. Staying frost free for many.

Wednesday:

Outbreaks of rain will erratically spread southwards, although many will remain dry. Remaining cloudy, with some sunshine developing through the afternoon for central England. Windy in north. Mild for all.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining unsettled with outbreaks of rain at times, mainly in the north and west, where it will also be windy. Drier and bright interludes are likely, particularly on Saturday. Mild.

Updated at: 0124 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 10 Dec 2016 to Monday 19 Dec 2016:

It is likely to be cloudy with spells of rain across southern and south-eastern parts of the UK on Saturday. The rest of the UK should be brighter with blustery showers. During the rest of the weekend and into the following week, further periods of wet and windy weather are expected to move across the UK. The most unsettled conditions are likely across the north and west with drier and brighter weather for southern and eastern areas. By mid December there will probably be some longer, drier spells between the wet weather, perhaps heralding a change to something generally more settled. It will also be fairly mild initially but temperatures are likely to return closer to normal, although passing weather systems may raise them at times.

Updated at: 1216 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

UK Outlook for Tuesday 20 Dec 2016 to Tuesday 3 Jan 2017:

Whilst there is a good deal of uncertainty, it is most likely during this period that more settled conditions may dominate associated with high pressure affecting the UK. If the pressure does build, then we can expect drier than average conditions for most areas with lighter winds. Temperatures are also then likely to be below average with an increased risk of frost and fog, especially where skies remain clear overnight. However, there will probably also be some milder, unsettled interludes too, and as we head into the New Year this may become more of a feature in our weather.

Updated at: 1214 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Newcastle Racecourse

Newcastle Racecourse Newcastle Racecourse – Mist 55.0308 -1.614
Darlington Darlington – Mist 54.5235 -1.5579
Jedburgh Jedburgh – Cloudy 55.4777 -2.5534
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.8924 -2.9315
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Whitby Whitby – Cloudy 54.4862 -0.6117
Kendal Kendal – Mist 54.3279 -2.7449
York York – Overcast 53.9621 -1.0789
Dumfries Dumfries – Overcast 55.0708 -3.6038
Leeds Leeds – Overcast 53.8011 -1.547
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Preston Preston – Cloudy 53.763 -2.7017
Hull Hull – Mist 53.7492 -0.3471
Cumnock Cumnock – Light shower day 55.4535 -4.2645
Manchester Manchester – Overcast 53.479 -2.2465
Dundee Dundee – Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Sheffield Sheffield – Mist 53.3809 -1.4686
Glasgow Glasgow – Mist 55.8643 -4.2505

Location Details

Newcastle Racecourse

Location: 55.0308, -1.614

Altitude: 59.0 m above mean sea level

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