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Very unsettled with spells of wet and very windy weather.

Wet and windy weather will spread to most areas from the southwest, giving a risk of flooding across south Wales and southwest England. Gales will affect southern and western parts. Northeast Scotland and parts of southeast England should escape dry.

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Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Heavy Rain
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Heavy Rain
Southampton - Heavy Rain
6°C 43°F Belfast
Cardiff 9°C 48°F
5°C 41°F Edinburgh
10°C 50°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 4°C 39°F

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UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 00:17, Saturday 6 Feb

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 1°C 34°F
  2. 2 Aylesbury 4°C 39°F
  3. 3 Chester 4°C 39°F
  4. 4 Sudbury 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 Penrhyn-Coch 5°C 41°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Crawley 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Benson 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Colwyn Bay 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Blackburn 9°C 48°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are GMT (Europe/London, GMT+0000) unless otherwise stated