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Rain clearing southeast, then sunny spells and squally showers. Gales.

Gales with severe gales around exposed coasts. The rain from overnight soon clears southeast, then colder conditions with squally showers and a risk of hail and thunder spread across the UK. Showers become wintry over the hills in the northwest.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Rain
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Rain Shower
Northampton - Heavy Rain
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Rain Shower
Southampton - Sunny
9°C 48°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
8°C 46°F Edinburgh
12°C 54°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 6°C 43°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:37, Tuesday 21 Oct

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 1°C 34°F
  2. 2 Hetton 5°C 41°F
  3. 3 Glasgow 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Dumfries 6°C 43°F
  5. 5 Scarborough 6°C 43°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Ramsgate 16°C 61°F
  2. 2 Gillingham 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Yiewsley 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Camborne 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Trawscoed 12°C 54°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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