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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 - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
18°C 64°F Belfast
Cardiff 19°C 66°F
15°C 59°F Edinburgh
20°C 68°F London
Manchester 17°C 63°F
20°C 68°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:55, Saturday 20 Sep

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Omagh 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Armagh 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Shawbury 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Newtown 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Burton Upon Trent 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 23°C 73°F
  2. 2 Tunbridge Wells 20°C 68°F
  3. 3 Crawley 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Wattisham 19°C 66°F
  5. 5 Gillingham 19°C 66°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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