Updated: 1542 UTC on Sat 25 May 2013
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A ridge of high pressure will persist across the United Kingdom through Saturday night and Sunday although a weak front will affect the northwest. The ridge declining on Monday as a deep Atlantic low moves east to be close to western Scotland by late Monday.
Produced daily around 0730 UTC.