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    • UK 5 days
    • UK 6-30 days

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Mostly dry in the north. Thunderstorms in the south.

    This Evening and Tonight:

    Thunderstorms in the north dying out but some persisting in the south with intense rainfall in places. Some low cloud and fog affecting the northeast. Another warm and humid night for many.

    Thursday:

    Northern parts dry. Cool and cloudy in the east but warm sunshine in the west. Remaining hot in the south, albeit less hot than recently, with further thunderstorms breaking out.

    Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

    Showers or thunderstorms at times in the south. Drier in the north with the best of the sunshine for northwestern parts. Mainly warm, but cool and cloudy on northeast coasts.

    Updated at: 1544 on Wed 12 Aug 2020

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Monday 17 Aug 2020 to Wednesday 26 Aug 2020:

    The beginning of the period should see settled conditions persisting with cloudy and humid conditions interspersed with sunny spells. Some light rain may spread north-westwards at times towards the middle of August. Southern and southeastern areas may see further periods of hot weather and thunderstorms at times throughout the period. Elsewhere it is likely to remain warm or very warm though cooler than last week. Fog patches are possible overnight for many which should readily clear during the mornings. Northwestern areas may see more changeable conditions developing towards the end of the period with a mixture of windier and wetter days mingled with drier days. Eastern and northeastern areas are likely to remain more settled throughout.

    Updated at: 1419 on Wed 12 Aug 2020

    UK Outlook for Thursday 27 Aug 2020 to Thursday 10 Sep 2020:

    Although confidence is low for this period, conditions will likely become more changeable with periods of rain and breezier days at times at the end of August and into September, with temperatures returning to around average for the time of year. However, eastern areas will see the best of more settled weather with lighter winds and drier days. There is a possibility that some southern regions will turn very warm with thunderstorms at times.

    Updated at: 1419 on Wed 12 Aug 2020

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