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Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 20:10 Moon phase: Waning 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: 05:50 Sunset: 20:08 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: 05:51 Sunset: 20:06 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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Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 20:04 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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UV index
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Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 20:01 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: 05:56 Sunset: 19:59 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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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 19:57 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 East of England

Headline:

Dry and often sunny. Cloud thickening from the southwest later.

Today:

It will be a chilly start for most, with sunny spells. It should then remain fine, although the sunshine is likely to turn hazy during the afternoon, with some cloud spreading in from the southwest. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Tonight:

Cloud will continue to thicken from the southwest through the evening. Outbreaks of are then rain possible. However northern and eastern parts are likely to remain dry. Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Monday:

A mostly dry start, although with the odd spot of rain or drizzle across the southwest. Some brighter spells remain possible in the northeast, before cloud thickens later. Feeling humid. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Warm and humid on Tuesday but mostly cloudy with brighter spells. Feeling muggy overnight, before fresher conditions and sunny spells spread east Wednesday. Sunny spells Thursday, with isolated showers possible.

Updated: 02:27 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cloudy with rain in the southwest, sunny spells elsewhere.

Today:

A few showers in the north, otherwise dry for many with warm sunny spells. Cloud, rain and drizzle slowly moving into the southwest, turning heavy at times. Feeling cool under cloud and rain at first, but turning more humid later.

Tonight:

Rain continuing to move across the south and west, with hill fog across the southwest and feeling humid. A cool night elsewhere will patchy mist and fog in the north.

Monday:

Skies clouding over for all parts. Heavy bursts of rain in the northwest, with patchy drizzle elsewhere. Some warm and humid bright spells at times in the south.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Cloud and rain affecting northern parts Tuesday and Wednesday, turning heavy and thundery at times. Elsewhere, dry with sunny spells and feeling very warm and humid. Fresher Thursday with showers.

Updated: 03:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 24 Aug 2017 to Saturday 2 Sep 2017:

Thursday and Friday will stay rather changeable, with showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the northwest, with much of the south staying largely dry with some sunny spells. Temperatures will be around normal, but perhaps still warm in the southeast, with a chance of some thundery showers. Into the weekend, probably staying unsettled, with further spells of rain or showers, particularly in the north and west, but perhaps more settled in the south and east. Windy at times, especially in the north, with risk of gales. Into the following week and early September, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with some drier spells in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal.

UK Outlook for Sunday 3 Sep 2017 to Sunday 17 Sep 2017:

As we head into September, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions dominating across the United Kingdom. However, there is a chance of some more prolonged dry and fine weather at times too. As a result, on balance there are likely to be spells of rain and strong winds at times, especially across the north and west, probably interspersed with several days of brighter and showery weather. Temperatures may become warm or very warm at times, especially in the south. However, they will probably remain generally close to normal for the time of year elsewhere.

Updated: 03:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST