Scratchbox - August 19, 2017
Issued: 16:22hrs Friday 18th August 2017
Garry: Local downpours with thunder, moving west to east into the evening; persistent rain for some, but also lots of sunshine.
Issued: 10:59hrs Friday 18th August 2017
Garry: Showers becoming increasingly widespread, some heavy bursts with hail, thunder and gusty winds. Feeling cool.
Issued: 12:18hrs Thursday 17th August 2017
Garry: A bright afternoon for many. Some local showers in eastern England currently. Showery rain more widespread in western Scotland & N.Ireland.
Issued: 08:17hrs Thursday 17th August 2017
Garry: Early rain clearing eastwards to leave brightening skies for England & Wales. Heavy showers spreading from west for N.Ireland & western Scotland.
Issued: 12:46hrs Wednesday 16th August 2017
Simon: Rain is gathering in the west now and will be spreading east through today and tonight. Some heavy rain may affect eastern areas tonight.
Issued: 07:44hrs Wednesday 16th August 2017
Simon: Despite the dry start this afternoon will become wet in the west of the UK with some heavier periods of rain developing late. Becoming windier in the west too. Eastern area stay drier, brighter and warmer with sunny spells.
Issued: 14:15hrs Tuesday 15th August 2017
Simon: A fair afternoon ahead for most as a ridge of high pressure builds.
Issued: 07:27hrs Tuesday 15th August 2017
Simon: Early rain in eastern Scotland and SE England will be clearing quickly. Then turning drier for most with some good spells of sunshine, just an isolated showers in the west this morning.