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Very windy with gales for many and squally wintry showers.

Gales at first, severe in the northeast, but winds easing through the day. Sunshine and blustery showers, heaviest and increasingly wintry in northwest. A spell of heavy, squally rain moving across southern/central parts later with snow possible on northern edge.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Rain
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
4°C 39°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
5°C 41°F Edinburgh
9°C 48°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
9°C 48°F St Helier
Lerwick 5°C 41°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:58, Sunday 1 Mar

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge -2°C 28°F
  2. 2 Kexbrough 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Newcastle upon Tyne 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Derby 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Cheltenham 2°C 36°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Reading 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 The Lizard 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Oxford 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Northampton 9°C 48°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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