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Seven day forecast for Gigg

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North West England weather forecast


Dry with sunny spells, cold and foggy into the nights.

This Evening and Tonight:

A cold and clear night with plenty of clear skies, allowing frost and fog patches to form. Cloudier to the north which spreads south later into the morning hours, perhaps accompanied by some drizzle. Minimum temperature 1 °C.


Fog patches may be slow to clear in the morning, to leave a mostly cloudy day with northern parts seeing drizzle at times. Further south may see some sunny spells. Maximum temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Largely dry throughout with frequent sunny intervals and patchy cloud cover at times. Mild by day, but colder into the night with overnight frosts and fog patches.


UK long range weather forecast

High confidence for this period as local high pressure is likely to give a mostly settled outlook, with any uncertainty existing with respect to the orientation of this high. Currently the signal suggest a placement over the south of the UK before transferring to the north later next week. This means most areas will stay fine and dry with plenty of sunny spells, and that any spells of rain and stronger winds are most likely to the far north and west of the UK where front incursions are most likely. Temperatures are likely to remain around average for this time of year, however a short cold spell may occur near the end of this period. Where skies clear overnight frost and fog patches may become prevalent.


Settled conditions are likely at the start of the period, though Atlantic frontal systems may make more progress across the country at times, introducing occasional wetter weather. This may be associated with near normal to colder than normal conditions for a time. After this however, a trend towards more unsettled conditions through the middle part of March is signalled with spells of rain / showers but with some drier interludes. Rain perhaps becoming more confined to the north and west later with the south and east seeing some more prolonged settled periods. Temperatures most likely to remain around or a little above average. Whilst there are no signals for prolonged cold, some brief colder intervals continue to remain possible.


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