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UK weather forecast

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Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Clear night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Partly cloudy night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light shower night 58.439 -3.092
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Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 1 °C
Tiree Partly cloudy night 5 °C
Belfast Partly cloudy night 7 °C
Lerwick Light shower night 3 °C
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 6 °C
London Clear night 8 °C
Kendal Cloudy 3 °C
Dumfries Cloudy 3 °C
Ullapool Cloudy 4 °C
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 3 °C
Glasgow Clear night 3 °C
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UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

A bright start on Monday, but clouding over.

This Evening and Tonight:

Showers will continue across some northern and western areas, but these will ease overnight. Elsewhere it will be mainly dry and clear, but rather cold with a frost in some places; particularly across northern and northeastern areas.

Monday:

A bright, chilly start, but cloud will steadily build from the west through the day. Many central and eastern areas will remain dry, with only patchy rain in the west.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Rain across the far west on Tuesday will turn patchier as it reaches central areas by Wednesday. Heavier rain, stronger winds and possibly hill snow by Thursday.

Updated: 15:10 on Sun 9 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 14 Dec 2018 to Sunday 23 Dec 2018:

Friday looks likely to be wet and possibly very windy in the northwest, and colder and drier in the far east. There could be some snow where the colder air meets the wet weather, most likely over the hills in the north, but it may fall to lower levels in places too. Over next weekend, the weather is likely to be changeable and often windy and cloudy, with showers or longer spells of rain at times. Any snow is most likely on high ground in the north. During the following week, eastern and southern areas may become drier for a time with more sunshine but clearer colder nights would lead to some night frost. Overall, temperatures are likely to be around normal for the time of year.

UK Outlook for Monday 24 Dec 2018 to Monday 7 Jan 2019:

The early part of this period, including Christmas, is looking fairly changeable with showers or longer spells of rain, possibly wintry over higher ground. Temperatures look likely to be around normal for the time of year. However, later in the month and into the New Year, there is the chance of high pressure becoming established close to the UK. This would bring drier and colder weather, and a greater chance of night frosts. There remains some uncertainty about this; if the high pressure is offset to the west or east of the UK, wet and windy weather would dominate.

Updated: 15:10 on Sun 9 Dec 2018 GMT

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