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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 - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Rain
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
17°C 63°F Belfast
Cardiff 18°C 64°F
14°C 57°F Edinburgh
24°C 75°F London
Manchester 19°C 66°F
22°C 72°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 13:09, Friday 19 Sep

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Stornoway 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Braemar 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Mallaig 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Newcastle upon Tyne 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Ballycastle 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Herstmonceux 23°C 73°F
  2. 2 Dorchester 22°C 72°F
  3. 3 Carmarthen 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Stafford 19°C 66°F
  5. 5 Yiewsley 19°C 66°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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