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    • UK 5 days
    • UK 6-30 days

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Windy and wet at times in the coming days


    Rain moving eastwards across all parts, this heavy at times mainly in the west. Showers then following into western parts, heaviest in the northwest. Mild in the southeast and breezy for many.


    Some lingering rain clearing the southeast with showers in the northwest dying out. Dry for many but further heavy rain and strong winds arriving into the west and northwest.


    Wet and windy with gales in coastal districts, locally severe in the west. Rain moving eastwards, lingering in the southeast into Saturday night, but clearing to showers in the west.

    Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

    Sunny spells and heavy showers Sunday and Monday, heaviest and most frequent in the north and west. Outbreaks of rain spread eastward across all parts Tuesday with blustery showers following.

    Updated at: 0234 on Fri 23 Oct 2020

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Monday 26 Oct 2020 to Wednesday 4 Nov 2020:

    Unsettled conditions are expected to dominate during the period, with most parts of the UK seeing plenty of cloud and outbreaks of rain and showers. It will often be windy, with a risk of gales or even severe gales, especially in coastal areas. The wettest and windiest weather is likely to be found in the west and north-west of the country. However, some brief bright and dry spells are still likely at times in all parts of the UK, with the most settled conditions probably found across eastern and south-eastern areas. Overall, temperatures are generally looking to be close to normal for the time of year. Conditions may turn more settled close to the end of the period, particularly in the south.

    Updated at: 1445 on Thu 22 Oct 2020

    UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Nov 2020 to Thursday 19 Nov 2020:

    Confidence is currently low for this period but there is an increased chance of more settled weather during November, especially in the south of the UK. Showery and windier conditions may remain more prevalent in the north. Temperatures probably trending to normal overall, with overnight frost and fog becoming more likely in any settled spells.

    Updated at: 1445 on Thu 22 Oct 2020

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