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Mostly dry with clear spells, patchy rural frost in places.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain in the southeast will fade away, leaving a dry night with clear spells for many. Cold for most with a patchy frost in rural spots. A few isolated showers will continue to affect North Seas coasts.


Largely dry with a few showers in eastern counties. Partly cloudy in the east with some bright spells, but good spells of sunshine elsewhere. Windy around eastern coasts. Feel chilly.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Gradually becoming more unsettled towards the weekend with showers or longer spells of rain at times. Often cloudy and feeling chilly in brisk winds. Temperatures recovering a little on Saturday


UK long range weather forecast

An uncertain start to the period though likely unsettled as a frontal system continues to push north across the UK, coupled with strong winds and possible coastal gales, this likely followed by a showery day with potential thunderstorms on Sunday and again on Monday. Beyond this, low pressure patterns continue to dominate with wet weather perhaps more likely to develop in parts of the south and east, though all parts are may see some rain at times. Winds further into the period mostly light to moderate. Temperatures will likely trend near or slightly above average, though some cooler interludes remain possible. Into early May, something of a north-south split looks possible, with relatively drier conditions further to the north and the greatest chance of rain further to the south.


In this period, the chances of unsettled weather are slightly less than usual in the north and about the same as usual further south. Therefore, some spells of wetter weather are likely for all, but perhaps especially southern areas with the driest conditions probably further north. Temperatures probably near average though with some cooler interludes possible.. Also worth noting that average temperatures themselves rise by around 1C per week at this time of year.


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