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Wet but milder night. Sunshine and showers for many tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain extending to all but Shetland overnight. Rain and drizzle becoming lighter and patchier across England and Wales by morning. Generally windy for all parts with a risk of gales across western coast at first. Less cold than last night.


Rain becoming slow-moving across some northern parts of Scotland where it will be windy. Elsewhere, a mix of sunshine and scattered showers, some of which maybe heavy and thundery.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Often unsettled with showers or long spells of rain, some heavy and thundery on Saturday. Some sunny spells around too, more so on Sunday. Temperatures recovering to near average.


UK long range weather forecast

It is most probable that initially fine conditions will prevail for most, with more changeable conditions with cloud and some rain being confined to the far north and northwest, temperatures will likely be close to or slightly above average. Although even during this time, a few daytime showers could pop up in the east. However, there is a slight chance of an alternative scenario that initially an area of cloud could edge northwestwards from Europe and bring a few days of thundery rain and fairly hot / humid conditions to the southeast. Into the last week of June, on balance it appears more probable that milder than average conditions will continue, with the wind from the southerly quadrant. During this time rainfall looks quite variable (some places dry others wet).


There is little sign for any one type of weather pattern to dominate during this period. As such, typical conditions for the UK are most probable with a mixture of weather types. All areas can expected to see some spells of drier, sunnier weather, but there will also be showers or longer spells of rain at times. Currently the only signals, weak as they are, hint that rain and showers will tend to be more biased towards the north and west, with any more prolonged drier interludes favouring the south. Temperatures are most likely to be close to or slightly above climatological average.


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