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UK weather forecast

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

Caernarfon Cloudy 17 °C
Camborne Cloudy 17 °C
Brighton Cloudy 18 °C
Lerwick Overcast 13 °C
Manchester Cloudy 17 °C
Kendal Cloudy 17 °C
London Cloudy 18 °C
Stornoway Light shower day 14 °C
Swindon Cloudy 18 °C
Dumfries Cloudy 16 °C
Tiree Heavy rain 15 °C
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UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Dry but cloudy for many. Rain in the northwest.

Today:

There will be some bright spells this morning, however it will become mostly cloudy today. Some patchy rain will move across Northern Ireland and Scotland, with the heaviest outbreaks during the morning.

Tonight:

A few clear intervals are likely in eastern areas, but mostly cloudy in the west. There will be occasional rain for Northern Ireland, southern Scotland and parts of northwest England.

Wednesday:

Outbreaks of rain in the northwest will slowly move southeastwards, with some heavier bursts. Ahead of the rain there will be some sunshine, and it will feel warm.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Showers or bands of rain are most likely in the north and west, accompanied by strong winds. The driest and brightest weather will be in the south and east.

Updated: 03:06 on Tue 14 Aug 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 18 Aug 2018 to Monday 27 Aug 2018:

On Saturday bright and possibly showery conditions are likely prevail across the north, whilst southern and central areas are cloudier with some rain. Some heavier and more persistent rain may affect central and northern areas by Sunday, with the southeast staying largely dry. Windy at times, especially in the north. Into the following week it may be windy at times, with bands of rain moving southeast, but also brighter and drier interludes. The heaviest rain probably confined to the northwest, with the driest conditions in the southeast. It is likely to become generally drier, brighter and more settled later in the period, especially for southern parts of the UK. Temperatures close to or a little below average in the northwest, and generally warm in the southeast.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 28 Aug 2018 to Tuesday 11 Sep 2018:

During this period it looks likely that the weather pattern will only change very slowly. High pressure is likely to be dominating at the start of this period, with southern areas perhaps seeing the driest and brightest weather. Further outbreaks of rain and strong winds may move across the north, and perhaps sink southeastwards at times. Into September, confidence in the forecast decreases. However, we will probably see some longer dry and settled spells at times, these perhaps becoming more dominant in the north and northwest. Temperatures are likely to be generally warmer than average, but as we go into September there will an increasing chance of some chillier nights.

Updated: 03:06 on Tue 14 Aug 2018 BST

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