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Temperature (°C)
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Feels like temperature (°C)
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Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:04 Sunset: 20:39 Moon phase: New 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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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
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UV index
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Sunrise: 06:06 Sunset: 20:37 Moon phase: New 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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Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 °
Precipitation probability
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 50% 50%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
92% 91% 90% 87% 85% 80% 85% 88% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Smooth (wavelets) Slight
UV index
0 0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:08 Sunset: 20:34 Moon phase: New 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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Temperature (°C)
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 13 23 SSW 13 22 SSW 13 21 SSW 13 22 SSW 12 22 SSW 10 18 SSW 10 17 S 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G M
Humidity
91% 94% 93% 90% 85% 83% 86% 92%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:10 Sunset: 20:32 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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Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
Precipitation probability
60% 50% 60% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 7 13 SSE 7 13 S 7 11 S 8 14 SSW 9 16 SSW 8 16 SW 7 12 SSW 6 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G G VG VG G G
Humidity
95% 95% 94% 89% 85% 81% 85% 92%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets) Slight Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:12 Sunset: 20:29 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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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 40% 20% 20%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 6 10 S 7 12 S 8 13 SSW 9 17 SW 11 19 SW 10 19 SW 10 18 SW 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M G G G G G
Humidity
92% 93% 94% 89% 83% 83% 87% 92%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets) Slight
UV index
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:14 Sunset: 20:27 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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Temperature (°C)
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 40% 40% 50%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 10 16 SW 11 18 SW 12 20 SW 14 24 SW 16 28 SW 16 27 SW 14 24 WSW 14 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
93% 93% 93% 88% 84% 86% 87% 90%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
0 0 1 2 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 06:16 Sunset: 20:24 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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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for Strathclyde

Headline:

Rain spreads to all parts and becomes heavy. Bright Wednesday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Dry initially across Glasgow and Lanarkshire but outbreaks of rain spread quickly across Argyll and Ayrshire this evening reaching much of the region early tonight. Rain becomes persistent and heavy, thundery downpours overnight. A very muggy night with some mist. Minimum temperature 16 °C.

Wednesday:

Heavy rain at first will quickly clear away eastwards and becoming drier and brighter late morning., Then good sunny spells developing, feeling warm in the afternoon with light winds. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Unsettled on Thursday and Friday with sunny intervals and heavy showers. Likely to become drier and more settled on Saturday.

Updated: 15:08 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the northwest. Mostly dry, warm and humid elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

Heavy, thundery rain will slowly move across Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern England. Elsewhere it will be generally mild and dry, with clear spells for a time. However, thick cloud and patchy rain will arrive in the west later.

Wednesday:

Heavy rain will become confined to the northeast. Elsewhere, a band of cloud and patchy rain will clear to the east in the afternoon with brighter, fresher conditions following behind.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Staying changeable, with showers or spells of rain across the north and west, drier in the south. Perhaps widely drier by Saturday with isolated showers, potentially thundery in the southeast.

Updated: 15:17 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 27 Aug 2017 to Tuesday 5 Sep 2017:

Sunday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain arriving, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast are likely to stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north. On Monday a band of cloud and rain may sink southwards across the country, with brighter conditions following on behind. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we could continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest. It will be drier in general across the southeast, although there is a risk of some thundery showers here at times. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 6 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 20 Sep 2017:

During this period, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south which may generate some thunderstorms.

Updated: 15:17 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST