UK forecast for the next 5 days
Wet and windy in the northwest, a fine day elsewhere.
Northern Ireland and Scotland cloudy and windy, with outbreaks of rain. Scotland will brighten up into the afternoon, though still with the odd shower. Elsewhere across England and Wales, a foggy start for some, but a bright day thereafter.
Generally cloudy in the northern half of the UK overnight, with some outbreaks of rain. Clearer skies in the south, although mist and fog is likely by the morning.
A sunny day in the south of the UK, and feeling fairly warm. Cloudier further north, with rain in the northwest, but a drier picture in the northeast.
Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:
Unsettled in the north, with wet and windy weather at times; most persistent in northwest Scotland. Elsewhere largely dry with variable amounts of cloud, but perhaps some rain on Sunday.
Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days
UK Outlook for Tuesday 23 Oct 2018 to Thursday 1 Nov 2018:
The start of the period will be mainly dry across most areas, although it could be rather cloudy. The best of the sunshine is likely in the southwest. However,the far north will be cloudy with outbreaks of rain, turning heavy at times in the northwest. It will also be windy across the north with gales possible in the far north of Scotland. Thereafter, it is likely to stay generally changeable across northern areas through this period with spells of wet and windy weather interspersed with brighter and showery spells. Drier and brighter conditions are likely in the south, particularly in central and southwestern areas of England and Wales. Temperatures are expected to vary around average by day, but some frost and perhaps some patchy fog is possible overnight.
UK Outlook for Friday 2 Nov 2018 to Friday 16 Nov 2018:
More widely unsettled conditions could develop during the beginning of November, bringing spells of wet and windy weather. There are signs that high pressure may build across northern areas towards the end of this period, bringing a greater likelihood of drier weather here and also overnight frost and fog. Changeable conditions are more likely to continue across the south and west. On the whole temperatures are likely to be below normal, but some short lived milder spells are likely in periods of wet weather.