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Scattered thunderstorms in south. Remaining dull for some northeastern parts.

Another misty start for many, particularly eastern areas, brightening up away from the northeast coast, with warm sunny spells developing. Scattered heavy, thundery showers will affect southern and central parts, though many places dry throughout. Showery rain northeast Scotland later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Thick Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Thick Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
18°C 64°F Belfast
Cardiff 18°C 64°F
15°C 59°F Edinburgh
24°C 75°F London
Manchester 21°C 70°F
23°C 73°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Corpach 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Lerwick 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Keswick 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Boulmer 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Carlisle 12°C 54°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 25°C 77°F
  2. 2 Thetford 22°C 72°F
  3. 3 Hemel Hempstead 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 Bognor Regis 21°C 70°F
  5. 5 Bournemouth 21°C 70°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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