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    Forecast summary

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

    Regional forecast for East Midlands

    Breezy, rather cloudy on Thursday. Largely clear but cold tonight.

    Today:

    A few sunny spells are likely at first however, it'll become breezy and rather cloudy during the morning. A few outbreaks of patchy rain are likely for some, predominantly early afternoon. Conditions brightening up later, with a few sunny spells. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

    Tonight:

    Skies will clear during the evening, allowing for a largely clear but cold night with light winds and a widespread frost. Minimum Temperature -2 °C.

    Friday:

    After a cold and frosty start, fair weather cloud will develop with perhaps the odd shower, mostly over the Derbyshire hills. Dry, largely clear in the evening. Colder than Thursday. Maximum Temperature 9 °C.

    Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

    Dry and bright on Saturday, perhaps occasionally sunny. Hazy sunshine on Sunday, though windy. Overnight rain clearing to sunshine and a few showers on Monday. Temperatures above average.

    Updated at: 0209 on Thu 2 Apr 2020

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Windy and wintry for northern Scotland. Mostly dry elsewhere.

    This Evening and Tonight:

    Severe gales across northern Scotland with sleet and snow showers arriving later. Elsewhere, a little light rain for western parts, otherwise mostly dry with broken cloud.

    Thursday:

    A band of patchy rain and drizzle will move slowly southwards across England and Wales. Much colder in the north with severe gales and wintry showers for northern Scotland.

    Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

    Cold and windy with snow showers across the far north Friday. Elsewhere, mainly dry with variable cloud. Strong winds and rain reach the west Sunday; mainly dry and warm elsewhere.

    Updated at: 1545 on Wed 1 Apr 2020

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Monday 6 Apr 2020 to Wednesday 15 Apr 2020:

    The beginning of this period looks unsettled with Atlantic weather systems bringing frequent bands of wet and windy conditions across the UK from the south or southwest. Weather systems will likely be interspersed by brighter and showery interludes, with the best chance of any fine weather in eastern parts. There remains a chance of wintry showers during any bright and showery interludes over northern hills. Temperatures likely around average, though there is the potential for some warmer days in the east. There remains a low chance that more general settled conditions could develop to begin, bringing much drier and less windy weather. Confidence is low, but conditions at the end of the period may become quite changeable, as spells of unsettled weather alternate back and forth with more settled conditions.

    Updated at: 1441 on Wed 1 Apr 2020

    UK Outlook for Thursday 16 Apr 2020 to Thursday 30 Apr 2020:

    The changeable theme between unsettled and more settled conditions is likely to continue in the middle of April. This would bring wet and windy conditions for many during unsettled spells and much more dry and fine weather during settled periods. More dominant settled conditions may begin to develop from the southeast as we head towards the end of April. This dry and fine weather has the potential to gradually push northwestwards across much of the UK, though the far northwest will likely remain rather unsettled. Temperatures vary around average to begin the period, but probably trending above average by the end of the month, especially in the south. Frosts are still possible to begin this period but will likely become infrequent by the end.

    Updated at: 1545 on Wed 1 Apr 2020

    Location Details

    Northampton

    Location: 52.2401, -0.9011

    Altitude: 69.0 m above mean sea level

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