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    • Regional
    • UK 5 days
    • UK 6-30 days

    Regional forecast for London & South East England

    Cloudy and misty in places with a few showers later.

    This Evening and Tonight:

    Mostly dry with light winds and low cloud giving some misty or foggy conditions in places, particularly hilly areas. A few showers are likely to develop across the west later in the night, whilst eastern areas should remain dry. Minimum Temperature 12 °C.


    Mainly dry with variable amounts of cloud and bright spells across the east. Cloudier in the west with showery rain, perhaps also affecting some eastern parts later in the afternoon. Maximum Temperature 19 °C.

    Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

    Windy early Friday with showers, becoming drier and less windy later. Gales likely on Saturday, together with sunshine and showers. Often cloudy Sunday and remaining windy with frequent heavy showers.

    Updated at: 1721 on Wed 18 Oct 2017

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Wet and very windy on Friday night and Saturday

    This Evening and Tonight:

    Rain in the East Midlands and northwest England will move to northeast England during the evening. Rain is also likely overnight in parts of Scotland. Elsewhere, it will be cloudy, mild and mostly dry, with mist and fog on hills.


    Although there will be some dry and bright weather, rain will move from central-southern England into central and northern England. Later, rain and strong winds will arrive in the west.

    Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

    Wind and rain will clear on Friday leaving a brighter afternoon. It will become wet and very windy overnight into Saturday, bringing severe coastal gales. Winds will ease during Sunday.

    Updated at: 1627 on Wed 18 Oct 2017

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Monday 23 Oct 2017 to Wednesday 1 Nov 2017:

    After a dry start in the southeast, most of the UK is expected to have outbreaks of rain on Monday and Tuesday, which could be heavy and persistent on western hills. Brighter showery weather may spread into northwestern parts at times. Temperatures are expected to be above normal for the time of year, and perhaps warm in some eastern parts. Later in the week, the southeast will have a greater chance of drier weather but it will probably stay rather wet and windy in the northwest. There could well be a calmer period of weather towards the end of the month with rain and strong winds less frequent than recently. This would bring more sunshine but an increased risk of chilly nights, and overnight fog for some.

    Updated at: 1324 on Wed 18 Oct 2017

    UK Outlook for Thursday 2 Nov 2017 to Thursday 16 Nov 2017:

    As we head into November, a changeable pattern is most likely at first, bringing spells of wet and windy weather, interspersed with drier and brighter interludes. The most unsettled weather is likely across the north and west, with the south and east often staying drier and brighter. These drier conditions may become more prolonged as we head through November, bringing an increased chance of sunshine, but also a risk of frost and fog overnight. However, northern parts may remain more unsettled with a greater chance of wet and windy weather. Temperatures are likely to stay close to normal for the time of year, although it may be colder than normal where settled spells are prolonged.

    Updated at: 1324 on Wed 18 Oct 2017

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    Location: 51.4152, -0.1857

    Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

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