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Avon Dam Reservoir

  • Sleet shower 3 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny day 5 °C

    1 °C

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

    3 °C

  • Light rain 8 °C

    7 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    7 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    8 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    4 °C

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
Now 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy rain Sleet shower Sleet shower Sleet shower Overcast Sleet shower Sleet shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night
70% 90% 60% 70% 60% 20% 50% 40% 90% 80% 90% 70% 70% 60% 70% 70%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-3 ° -3 ° -5 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -3 ° -4 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 19 35 W 17 36 W 20 41 W 18 37 W 17 35 W 18 35 W 17 34 W 18 36 W 18 36 W 19 38 W 18 35 WNW 21 40 WNW 22 41 WNW 22 40 WNW 21 40 WNW 19 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M VP P G E P E VP VP M E E E M G
Humidity Expand
93% 94% 99% 94% 91% 88% 93% 88% 94% 94% 92% 87% 87% 88% 89% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Light shower night
70% 30% 30% 40% 40% 60% 60% 40% 10% 40% 50% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 40%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 19 35 NW 19 37 WNW 21 40 WNW 23 43 NW 23 44 NW 23 44 NW 23 44 NNW 21 40 NNW 19 37 NW 18 35 NNW 18 34 NNW 18 33 NNW 18 33 NNW 18 33 NNW 19 34 NNW 18 34 NNW 17 33 NNW 18 33 NNW 18 33 NNW 17 32 NNW 17 32 NNW 16 31 NNW 16 29 NNW 14 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G M E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG M
Humidity Expand
89% 88% 88% 89% 87% 89% 88% 88% 87% 87% 90% 87% 85% 82% 82% 83% 84% 85% 85% 86% 84% 84% 83% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain Light shower night
40% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 60% 40%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 14 25 NNW 13 23 NW 13 23 NW 12 21 NW 13 23 WNW 13 23 WNW 12 21 WNW 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 90% 89% 79% 85% 92% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Drizzle Light rain
50% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 50% 60%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 9 15 WSW 11 17 WSW 13 21 WSW 15 24 WSW 18 29 WSW 20 33 WSW 19 32 W 18 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G M M
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 95% 94% 92% 93% 96% 97%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:11 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 18 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
60% 60% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 16 26 WNW 14 23 WNW 12 20 W 10 16 W 10 16 W 9 15 WSW 9 14 SW 10 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
98% 97% 97% 97% 95% 96% 98% 98%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 19 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy
50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 10 14 SW 10 14 WSW 10 14 SW 10 14 WSW 11 17 WSW 12 18 SW 11 17 SW 12 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
98% 98% 98% 97% 96% 96% 97% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain
40% 50% 50% 40% 50% 20% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 12 18 SW 12 19 SW 12 18 SW 12 18 SW 13 22 WSW 13 21 WSW 12 20 WSW 12 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M G G G G
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 97% 96% 94% 94% 96% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: New
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Updated: 07:00 on Thu 14 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Heavy shower night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light shower day 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 Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sleet shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy shower day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy shower day 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Mist 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy shower day 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Fog 60.154 -1.143
London Light shower day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sleet shower 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy snow 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for South West England

Headline:

Windy with blustery showers.

Today:

Sunny spells and frequent, blustery showers, these mixed with sleet and hail at times and with some snow falling over the higher ground. Windy, with gales around exposed coasts and hills, but with the wind easing in the east later. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Tonight:

The showers will continue through the night, some wintry, especially over the hills. Gales will affect the west at times, with lighter winds further east. Turning frosty with icy patches. Minimum temperature 1 °C.

Friday:

It will become sunny for many on Friday, although one or two showers will continue in the west. Feeling chilly in the northerly wind. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Bright with lighter winds on Saturday, but with some showers. Milder on Sunday, but turning breezy, with rain also arriving. Monday looks rather cloudy, but largely dry.

Updated: 01:14 on Thu 14 Dec 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Sunshine and scattered showers, some wintry.

Today:

There will be sunshine and wintry showers, with some longer spells of rain, or snow at times in the west. The best of the sunshine will be in the east. Staying windy in the south, but winds easing further north.

Tonight:

A mix of clear spells and showers overnight, the showers wintry in places. Strong winds will affect western and later northern areas. Frost, ice and patchy freezing fog forming.

Friday:

After starting cloudy in some areas, Friday will be a cold day with plenty of sunshine. However, brisk northerly winds will bring a scattering of showers to windward coasts throughout.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Bright, but chilly in the east Saturday. Patchy rain further west. Turning milder, wet and windy Sunday. Fine for many Monday, with patchy fog, but windy and damp far north.

Updated: 01:09 on Thu 14 Dec 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 18 Dec 2017 to Wednesday 27 Dec 2017:

Monday should be a dry and bright day across the country, however cloud and outbreaks of rain could spread across the north overnight and into Tuesday morning. Tuesday will probably stay dry and fine in the south though. Temperatures are likely to vary around normal in southern parts, but it could turn milder across the north Through the rest of the period, milder but unsettled conditions are likely persist in northern parts with bands of rain and hill snow interspersed by drier interludes. It may become very windy at times later next week with gales or severe gales in places. Further south it is more likely that largely settled conditions will dominate with overnight frosts and a risk of fog. However, brief wet and cloudy spells are possible here too.

UK Outlook for Thursday 28 Dec 2017 to Thursday 11 Jan 2018:

Generally changeable conditions are likely to extend further south through the end of December. Bands of rain are likely to move across the UK, interspersed with brighter showery conditions. Showers are likely to turn wintry at times, particularly in the north. It will often be windy with temperatures varying around normal. As we head into the start of January there is large uncertainty. However, a generally more settled spell of weather could become established. This would likely bring a mixture of colder and drier conditions with brief interludes of milder, wetter and windier weather. Snow is likely at times, especially in northern and central parts of the UK, as well as an increased likelihood of overnight frosts.

Updated: 01:09 on Thu 14 Dec 2017 GMT

Location details

Avon Dam Reservoir

Location
50.473, -3.866
Altitude
325.0 m above mean sea level

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