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UK weather forecast

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy snow shower day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Heavy snow 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light snow 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Light snow shower day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light snow shower day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Light snow 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sunny intervals 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Light snow 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light snow 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Light snow 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny intervals 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092
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Belfast Cloudy 3 °C
Fort William Sunny intervals 2 °C
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light snow 0 °C
Camborne Overcast 3 °C
Dumfries Sunny intervals 2 °C
Newtown (Powys) Light snow 1 °C
Pembroke Cloudy 4 °C
Southampton Overcast 1 °C
Dover Heavy snow -1 °C
Birmingham Heavy snow shower day 0 °C
Swindon Overcast 0 °C
  • UK 5 days
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UK forecast for the next 5 days


Bitterly cold with snow and ice and strong easterly winds.

This Evening and Tonight:

A strong easterly wind will bring snow showers across the UK this evening and overnight, these heaviest and most frequent in eastern areas. More prolonged snow will spread across southern areas overnight; disruptive accumulations are possible here by dawn.


Prolonged snowfall is expected across southwestern areas. Snow will ease across the south later. Snow showers will continue further north, remaining bitterly cold and windy everywhere; brightest in the northwest.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

It will be an icy start on Monday; brighter, drier and less cold through the week. By Wednesday wind and rain will spread across northern and central areas.

Updated: 13:42 on Sat 17 Mar 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 21 Mar 2018 to Friday 30 Mar 2018:

After a clear frosty start across southern areas on Thursday, a band of cloud and rain will spread across all parts, followed by blustery showers, these heaviest in the northwest. Showers will die out on Friday as thicker cloud and rain spreads in from the west, becoming windy. While daytime temperatures will recover to around normal, for a time we may still see overnight frosts. By the weekend it will turn unsettled and rather cold across most parts with some prolonged outbreaks of rain, particularly in western areas. Low pressure is expected to be close to the UK by the start of Easter week, with a mixture of showers, more prolonged spells of rain and some snow likely in the north.

UK Outlook for Saturday 31 Mar 2018 to Saturday 14 Apr 2018:

There is significant uncertainty in the forecast throughout this period, but a blocked or slowly changing weather pattern is probable. There will most likely be a balance between Atlantic frontal systems affecting the south and west at times with colder air associated with high pressure out to the northeast. Mixed conditions are likely with wetter than average weather expected across the south, while staying drier and perhaps colder to the north. Further snow is possible, especially in the north. Windy conditions likely at times. Temperatures will likely be below average with further night frosts, and any milder interludes will probably be only brief.

Updated: 13:42 on Sat 17 Mar 2018 GMT

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