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London Stansted Airport

YELLOW Warnings in force for Essex
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London Stansted Airport last 24 hours
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Sunrise: 06:40 Sunset: 19:05 Moon phase: Third quarter 3 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 06:41 Sunset: 19:03 Moon phase: Third quarter 3 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 18:58 Moon phase: Waning crescent 2 Daily air quality index*
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Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 18:56 Moon phase: New 2 Daily air quality index*
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Issued at: 1400 on Fri 19 Sep 2014

* Daily index representing the background and regional air quality for a chosen location. Air pollution levels close to roads in urban areas may be higher. For more information please visit our Daily Air Quality Index page.

Forecast Summary

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

Regional forecast for East of England

Heavy thundery showers continuing. Mist and low cloud developing.

This Evening and Tonight:

Scattered heavy and thundery showers will continue this evening and overnight, becoming more frequent later in the night. Mist and low cloud affecting coastal areas in the evening will spread inland overnight. Feeling very mild and humid. Minimum Temperature 15C.

Friday:

Heavy thundery showers gradually dying out through the morning. Remaining misty with extensive low cloud for much of the day, though brightening up later with sunny spells possible by evening. Maximum Temperature 22C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Mainly dry on Sunday and Monday with some sunshine, though feeling cooler than recent days with some chilly nights. Cloudy on Tuesday, with westerly breezes, and perhaps some rain later.

Issued at: 1700 on Fri 19 Sep 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Further scattered thunderstorms across southern Britain.

This Evening and Tonight:

Further scattered, heavy and thundery downpours are likely across southern parts of the UK, with clear spells and some patchy rain further north. Low cloud will affect eastern areas again but it is not expected to be as foggy.

Saturday:

Cloudy and drizzly at first in northeastern parts of the UK, but brighter, fresher conditions will gradually spread south. Otherwise largely dry with isolated thundery showers in the south.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Mainly fine with sunny spells on Sunday. Rain reaching northwestern Britain on Monday, turning patchier and spreading to central areas on Tuesday. Temperatures nearer normal with chilly nights.

Issued at: 1700 on Fri 19 Sep 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 24 Sep 2014 to Friday 3 Oct 2014:

Southern parts of the UK will be dry at first with sunny spells but it will be cloudier in the north and west with rain at times. These damp conditions will spread southwards with rain weakening, and some southern and southeastern areas will probably remain dry. Brighter, showery weather may follow to the northwest. It will be quite windy, with gales in the far north, and temperatures close to normal. Into the weekend the most likely scenario is for northwestern parts of the UK to see the most unsettled conditions with strong winds and outbreaks of rain. Further south and east there should be lengthier drier periods interspersed with occasional rain. It may become warm again here. This pattern of weather is expected to stay similar into the following week.

UK Outlook for Saturday 4 Oct 2014 to Saturday 18 Oct 2014:

The north-south split in the weather is more likely than not to continue for most of the period. The best of the drier and brighter conditions are expected to be across the south and east of the UK. Here, daytime temperatures are likely to be around, and often above average with some warm sunshine. However, it could turn quite chilly during the nights, with a risk of fog patches in places. Northern and western parts are likely to see more frequent outbreaks of rain and strong winds, with gales in the far north. Daytime temperatures here are set to be below or close to average.

Issued at: 1700 on Fri 19 Sep 2014

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

Location Details

London Stansted Airport

Location: 51.8832, 0.2434

Altitude: 98m above mean sea level

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