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UK 5 day weather forecast
Frost and patchy fog in south tonight, drizzle in northwest.
This Evening and Tonight:
Much of England, Wales and eastern Scotland will have clear periods allowing a frost to develop with some fog forming across more central and southeastern parts of England. Cloudier and breezier in the far north and northwest with some drizzle.
Fog clearing late morning, then many central, southern and eastern parts dry with some sunshine. Cloudy and windy in the far north and northwest with rain or drizzle at times.
Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:
Largely dry with sunny spells in the south, but also overnight frost and some freezing fog patches. Cloudier and windier with occasional rain in the north, especially the northwest.
UK long range weather forecast
On Friday, cloud and rain are expected in northern areas, accompanied by windy conditions, with a risk of coastal gales and fog overnight. Southern areas will be mainly dry and brighter with lighter wind, although some drizzle is possible at times in western areas. Into the weekend high pressure in the southeast and low pressure in the northwest will lead to a continuation of this north to south split in conditions across the UK. For the rest of the period, there will likely be a continuation of predominantly dry and settled weather across most parts of the UK, especially the south. Some rain and strong winds are likely in the northwest at times. Temperatures overall likely to be close to average.
During the period, generally settled weather conditions are expected across the UK. Frontal systems bringing rain and strong winds are expected in the northwest, perhaps spreading further into the southeast at times, although much of the south and southeast may stay largely dry. Temperatures overall will be above normal, with a small chance of colder conditions.