Dry and bright on Tuesday, very warm in the southwest.
Dry with hazy sunshine, though a good deal of high cloud around, especially in the morning, with some showers in west and over the isles. Still warm but feeling cooler through the Central Belt with quite brisk easterly winds, Maximum temperature 21 °C.
Sunny spells then clear spells overnight, but cloud will gradually spread from the east with some low cloud, but clear spells persisting over Argyll and Ayrshire. Minimum temperature 7 °C.
Sunny spells in west and bright. Perhaps sunny spells developing elsewhere as cloud gradually lifts. Becoming cloudier in afternoon with low cloud later, then showery, locally heavy rain in evening. Maximum temperature 19 °C.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Unsettled and mostly cloudy with rain or showers at times, some heavy, but also drier, brighter interludes, though mainly early and late in the day. Cool but winds easing.
UK long range weather forecast
Next weekend could be very unsettled, with often heavy rain and the risk of gales, especially in the west and southwest. Thunder and hail are likely at times and temperatures will mainly be on the cold side of average. Thereafter, for the remainder of April and into early May, unsettled conditions are likely to dominate, with a chance of showers or longer spells of rain and some periods of stronger winds, especially in the west and southwest. Whilst some rain is expected at times, there could be a shift towards more settled conditions later. Temperatures will most likely be near normal in the west, and slightly warmer than the seasonal average in the south and southeast.
For the middle of May, some rain and unsettled conditions are likely, especially at first. However, a shift towards more settled conditions than of late is probable. Whilst some rain is possible at times, a good deal of fine and dry weather is most likely, with temperatures mostly above the seasonal average. Any warmer conditions are most likely in the south and southeast.