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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 Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Heavy Rain
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Rain Shower
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
9°C 48°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
8°C 46°F Edinburgh
13°C 55°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 7°C 45°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:37, Tuesday 21 Oct

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 2°C 36°F
  2. 2 Charlestown 5°C 41°F
  3. 3 Crawley 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Cheltenham 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Newtown 7°C 45°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Shoeburyness 16°C 61°F
  2. 2 Basildon 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Stonehouse 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Barnstaple 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Barnsley 12°C 54°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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