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Issued at: 0500 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for East of England

Mainly dry with sunny spells.

Today:

Most places will have a dry day with sunny spells, although a few showers could arrive, mainly late morning to early afternoon. It will feel rather chilly, especially in the breeze. Maximum Temperature 12C.

Tonight:

Any showers around at first will die quickly away, leaving long clear spells until later tonight. Then cloud will increase, and temperatures will rise a little. Minimum Temperature 3C.

Wednesday:

A band of rain, locally heavy, will gradually move southeastwards across the region, clearing through the evening. Dry and brighter conditions will follow. Feeling cold, especially with the rain. Maximum Temperature 11C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunshine and scattered showers Thursday, some heavy and slow moving, perhaps hail and thunder. Friday generally dry and bright with light winds. Saturday cloudier with isolated light showers. Rather cold.

Updated at: 0443 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 Saturday 2 May 2015 to Monday 11 May 2015:

Northern and eastern parts of the UK should remain mainly dry with some sunny spells, though a few showers are possible on Saturday, these perhaps turning wintry over higher ground in Scotland. It will turn increasingly cloudy in the south and west from Saturday onwards with outbreaks of rain at times. These will probably move northeastwards to affect all parts by Bank Holiday Monday. The rest of the period is expected to remain unsettled, with the wettest conditions in the north and west, and the best of the drier and brighter spells in the south. It is expected to be windy at times with a risk of gales in places. Temperatures throughout the period are likely to be below average with local night frosts, especially in the northeast.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 12 May 2015 to Tuesday 26 May 2015:

Changeable and often unsettled conditions are most likely to persist for much of this period, though it may turn more settled for a time from around mid-May onwards. 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: 1215 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for London Stansted Airport

London Stansted Airport London Stansted Airport – Sunny day 51.8832 0.2434
Cambridge Cambridge – Sunny day 52.2075 0.124
London London – Sunny day 51.5081 -0.1248
Rochester Rochester – Sunny day 51.3875 0.5084
Ipswich Ipswich – Sunny day 52.0563 1.1499
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Sunny day 52.0382 -0.7555
Peterborough Peterborough – Sunny day 52.569 -0.2388
Reading Reading – Sunny day 51.4523 -0.9724
Norwich Norwich – Sunny day 52.6305 1.2991
Banbury Banbury – Sunny day 52.0625 -1.3383
Dover Dover – Sunny day 51.1259 1.3179
Brighton Brighton – Sunny day 50.822 -0.1356
Boston Boston – Sunny day 52.9786 -0.0249
Swindon Swindon – Sunny day 51.5556 -1.7784
Nottingham Nottingham – Sunny day 52.9545 -1.1565
Southampton Southampton – Sunny day 50.9093 -1.403
Lincoln Lincoln – Sunny intervals 53.2304 -0.539
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny day 52.4859 -1.889
Sheffield Sheffield – Light shower day 53.3809 -1.4686
Hereford Hereford – Sunny day 52.056 -2.7146

Location Details

London Stansted Airport

Location: 51.8832, 0.2434

Altitude: 98m above mean sea level

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