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    Forecast Summary

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

    Regional forecast for London & South East England

    Warm and sunny today with some thundery rain overnight.

    Today:

    All parts will have another fine day with spells of sunshine. With light winds it will feel warm during the afternoon. Cloud will thicken from the west by the end of the day. Maximum Temperature 24C.

    Tonight:

    Although some parts will start dry, outbreaks of rain will spread across most parts overnight. Some of the rain could be heavy and thundery. Minimum Temperature 15C.

    Saturday:

    After a promising start to the day further heavy showers are likely to develop during the day. Still feeling warm in the sunshine but with the breeze picking up. Maximum Temperature 22C.

    Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

    Continuing warm with some sunshine but also a few showers, some of which could be heavy.

    Issued at: 0500 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Showers for many, merging to more persistent rain at times.

    Today:

    A band of showers and rain across western parts of the UK at first, heavy at times, will spread gradually eastwards, though become increasingly fragmented. Elsewhere, a scattering of showers, but remaining mostly dry, fine and warm in the southeast.

    Tonight:

    Becoming drier in the north of the UK. Further showery rain will spread across many southern areas, heavy at times, particularly parts of the southeast and east.

    Saturday:

    Showery rain in the south will spread northwards. The rain heavy at times. Best of any sunshine across Scotland, Northern Ireland, and later the south and southeast of England.

    Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

    Heavy rain in the north on Sunday, clearing from the south later. Sunny spells and scattered showers on Monday. Heavy showers Tuesday, merging in the west.

    Issued at: 0500 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Aug 2014 to Thursday 14 Aug 2014:

    Rain, heavy at times, is likely over western parts early Tuesday, slowly moving east and easing through the day. Further rain is likely in the west on Wednesday, also moving east and easing, but brining strengthening winds to all parts. Remaining predominantly unsettled into the weekend, wettest in the northwest but with a low risk of thundery showers in the south and east at times. Conditions then most likely to become more settled in the south until the end of the period, with more in the way of drier and brighter conditions developing across the south and east. Temperatures generally near normal, but often warm towards the south and east. Winds generally light to moderate for most, but perhaps locally strong in the northwest at times.

    UK Outlook for Friday 15 Aug 2014 to Friday 29 Aug 2014:

    With no particularly strong signals regarding weather patterns over the UK during the latter part of August, conditions are more likely than not to be close to climatology. As such most regions can expect to see periods of fine weather with some sunshine interspersed by occasional spells of more changeable conditions with showers or rain. Northern and western parts are perhaps most likely to see the most frequent bouts of unsettled weather leaving southern parts with the most prolonged fine spells. Daytime temperatures are then likely to often be above average during fine spells.

    Issued at: 0500 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

    Location Details

    Dover

    Location: 51.1259, 1.3179

    Altitude: 2m above mean sea level