Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 20th August 2012
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Showery into the weekend
After a better day yesterday, it's all downhill for today as heavy rain and gusty winds in the south west spread up into England and Wales during the course of the day. Winds may touch gale force in the south west this afternoon. Look for highs of 16 to 21C.
During the evening the heavier rain is expected across Northern Ireland, Wales and northern England and in the night it tends to persist across Northern England. Some heavy showers to affect other areas this evening and tonight. Lows of 10 to 12 Celsius.
If you're heading abroad, Europe is turning more unsettled.
Be sure to check out the Weatheronline Week Ahead forecast for more information weather across the United Kingdom for the next seven days. Have a good day.
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