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UK weather forecast

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Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light shower night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Clear night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Clear night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 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) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy shower night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Partly cloudy night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Partly cloudy night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy shower night 58.439 -3.092
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Newtown (Powys) Clear night 7 °C
Manchester Cloudy 9 °C
Pembroke Clear night 9 °C
Dover Clear night 9 °C
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 7 °C
Birmingham Light shower night 8 °C
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 8 °C
Stornoway Cloudy 6 °C
Kendal Cloudy 8 °C
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 8 °C
Brighton Clear night 10 °C
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UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Showers easing and chilly in the north.

This Evening and Tonight:

Showers in the south and east will ease, with lighter winds. Clear spells will develop, with patchy frost most likely in the north. Some showers may continue in northern and western areas, which could be heavy.

Thursday:

Sunshine and blustery showers will affect the north. It will be a drier and sunnier day in the south, with only isolated showers likely, and the cloud will thicken later.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be wet and windy, with gales possible along southern coasts. Saturday and Sunday will turn drier, however outbreaks of rain may arrive in the southeast later.

Updated: 14:52 on Wed 25 Apr 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 30 Apr 2018 to Wednesday 9 May 2018:

Northern and western parts of the UK are likely to be mainly dry and bright on Monday, apart from the odd shower. In the south and east significant rainfall is possible accompanied by stronger winds. However, there is uncertainty about the time and place of the heavy rain and some areas could get a sunny day. Temperatures will be a little below average and cold enough for a slight overnight frost in the north and north-west. Changeable weather will continue during the first few days of May with brisk winds and spells of rain at times, but a few drier and sunnier spells too. Temperatures will tend to recover to near normal but at times it will feel colder, so overnight frost in the north remains possible.

UK Outlook for Thursday 10 May 2018 to Thursday 24 May 2018:

A dry and bright spell of weather with light winds may develop at the start of this period especially in the north, bringing slightly above-average temperatures. However, confidence in this aspect of the forecast is low. Mixed weather with showers or longer periods of rain remain possible. In fact, there is a signal for a greater number of heavy showers than usual in the south, perhaps including thunder at times. Where the weather does becomes wet and windy, temperatures will drop down to average or a little below.

Updated: 14:52 on Wed 25 Apr 2018 BST

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