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

    Regional forecast for East Midlands

    Fine start, but heavy showers later.

    Today:

    A dry and sunny start to the morning, but cloud building towards midday, with heavy showers for the afternoon and evening. Some of the showers thundery, with hail possible. Maximum Temperature 23°C.

    Tonight:

    Any residual evening showers should decay with most places becoming dry with clear spells. Light winds may allow isolated mist patches to form in prone rural spots. Minimum Temperature 12°C.

    Monday:

    A dry and sunny start to the morning, but cloud will increase towards midday. Through the afternoon cloud will thicken with outbreaks of rain spreading from the west later. Maximum Temperature 20°C.

    Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

    Tuesday, morning rain followed by showers, locally thundery. Breezy. Wednesday, rather cloudy with rain or showers. Breezy. Thursday, again rather cloudy with some light rain or showers. Winds easing later.

    Updated at: 0424 on Sun 05 Jul 2015

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Warm sunny spells and some heavy and thundery showers today.

    Today:

    Outbreaks of locally heavy and thundery rain will affect parts of southeast England for a time. Elsewhere there will be some warm sunshine. However, showers will develop from the west, turning heavy and thundery, especially in the northeast later.

    Tonight:

    Heavy showers, chiefly in the north, will die out during the first part of the night, leaving most areas dry with clear periods. Rain arriving in the far southwest later.

    Monday:

    Southeast England and northeast Scotland will be mostly dry with some sunshine. Elsewhere it will turn wet and breezy from the southwest, with some heavy rain developing in places.

    Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

    Tuesday and Wednesday will be unsettled and cooler than of late, with sunshine and showers, the showers heavy in places. Mostly fine on Thursday. Rain feeding into the northwest later.

    Updated at: 0246 on Sun 05 Jul 2015

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Thursday 9 Jul 2015 to Saturday 18 Jul 2015:

    Bright and breezy on Thursday with a mixture of showers and sunny spells, together with a brisk northerly breeze. Less windy on Friday with a mixture of broken cloud and a few showers across much of the UK, although the southwest may turn cloudier with a little drizzle at times. After this, a fairly quiet period of weather is likely to develop through next weekend and into the following week, with mostly dry conditions across southern parts but some rain at times in the north. Temperatures during this period will tend to drop a little below normal to start with, this feeling much cooler than of late for many places, before slowly rising later, perhaps becoming warm in the southeast.

    UK Outlook for Sunday 19 Jul 2015 to Sunday 2 Aug 2015:

    Many southern and central parts of the UK are likely to be mostly dry, often with fine, warm conditions. Towards the north and northwest there will be some cloudier conditions with rain at times, although even here some periods of dry weather are expected. Temperatures are likely to be around average in the north, but in the south there may be spells of very warm weather for the time of year. These hot conditions bring a low risk of occasional thundery outbreaks, mainly for the southeast.

    Updated at: 1210 on Sat 04 Jul 2015

    Location Details

    Leicester

    Location: 52.6365, -1.1382

    Altitude: 60m above mean sea level

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