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  • Overcast 16 °C 11 °C
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Sunrise: 07:41 Sunset: 18:02 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:43 Sunset: 18:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:45 Sunset: 17:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 17:57 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:50 Sunset: 17:53 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Forecast Summary

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

South West England

Headline:

Winds easing and rain clearing. Increasingly dry and bright.

Today:

It will be a fairly cloudy morning with some showery rain. However, it will brighter later with some sunny spells. The northwesterly wind will ease gradually through Sunday. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Tonight:

Mostly dry, at first, with increasing cloud cover from the west. Some spells of light rain and drizzle overnight with hill fog and mist, especially in the far southwest. Minimum temperature 10 °C.

Monday:

A cloudy, misty morning with outbreaks of light rain or drizzle. Cloud and rain clearing eastwards with drier and sunnier weather following. Maximum temperature 16 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday is expected to be cloudy and grey with outbreaks of rain or drizzle. Rain and cloud slowly clearing northwards on Wednesday. Mostly dry, bright, and warm on Thursday.

Updated: 01:55 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Winds easing and rain clearing. Increasingly dry and bright.

Today:

A cloudy start with some persistent, perhaps heavy, rain for some northwestern parts. This cloud and rain slowly fading away. Drier and brighter weather will develop with some showers mainly in the southwest. Winds will ease.

Tonight:

A few showers in the west and north but mostly dry elsewhere. Rain spilling into Northern Ireland and western parts of Britain later. A dry, chilly night in the east.

Monday:

A cloudy start with outbreaks of rain across western parts. Cloud and rain moving eastwards with drier, sunnier weather following from the west later. Light winds. Feeling warm in sunshine.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

A north south split until Wednesday with some wet weather in the south and showery, brighter conditions in the north. Rain for some, increasingly mild in the south on Thursday.

Updated: 01:54 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 26 Oct 2017 to Saturday 4 Nov 2017:

The north and northwest will be cloudy and windy on Thursday with rain at times, and rain may affect other western areas for a time on Friday. Elsewhere it will be a mostly dry end to the week, with southern and southeastern parts seeing the best of any sunshine, although some stubborn overnight fog patches are also possible here. Temperatures will generally be above average and it could become very warm in these sunnier areas. Thereafter the weather is generally expected to become less settled. The north and northwest should see the wettest and windiest of the weather though, with some drier spells expected to develop towards the southeast. Temperatures are most likely to start above normal, although could trend downwards through the period.

UK Outlook for Sunday 5 Nov 2017 to Sunday 19 Nov 2017:

There is an increasing chance that the weather will become more settled during this period, especially across southern parts of the British Isles. As a result frost and fog could become more likely. The north may continue to have more unsettled conditions though. Temperatures are most likely to be near or slightly above average, although probably below normal in some of the more settled spells, especially where any overnight fog proves slow to clear.

Updated: 01:54 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST

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