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Thundery showers, becoming confined to east. Turning fresher from northwest.

Isolated thundery showers will continue across England, before becoming confined to the east by midday. Elsewhere, a dull start will be followed by a cloudy day with occasional rain or drizzle. However northwestern areas will turn brighter and fresher later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Heavy Rain
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Thick Cloud
17°C 63°F Belfast
Cardiff 19°C 66°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
18°C 64°F London
Manchester 16°C 61°F
19°C 66°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:55, Saturday 20 Sep

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Trawscoed 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Cheadle 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Newton Stewart 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Anglesey 10°C 50°F
  5. 5 Boulmer 10°C 50°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Herstmonceux 23°C 73°F
  2. 2 Heathrow 21°C 70°F
  3. 3 Tunbridge Wells 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Worcester 19°C 66°F
  5. 5 Wimbledon 19°C 66°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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