Week ahead - August 10, 2012
Becoming Unsettled
Average Temperatures

Issued: 0715 Friday 10th August 2012
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski

Rain and Showers

High pressure recedes as an area of low pressure becomes semi-stationary to the west of Britain. From Sunday the weather looks decidedly unsettled with rain and showers then into the rest of the week.

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Monday 13/08/12
Most parts of the country will have a day of showers, cloud and occasional sunny spells. Some of showers are likely to be heavy with a risk of thunder. Most of the shower activity is expected to fade by mid evening with rain into the south west late in the night. Expect highs of 17 to 22C.

Tuesday 14/08/12
Outbreaks of rain are across southwest England spread into Wales, Northern Ireland and most of England during the morning. This pushes into Scotland in the afternoon. The rain clears this evening the dry in the night. Expect maximum temperatures of 16 to 23C.

Wednesday 15/08/12
Eastern parts of England and Scotland look dry today while morning showers in the west give way to afternoon rain. That rain moves north and east in the evening clearing all but northern Scotland tonight. Maximum temperatures of 18 to 22C.


Thursday 16/08/12
Very showery across the United Kingdom today and many will be heavy, interspersed with sunnier spells. A dry night for most areas. Expect top temperatures of 16 to 21C.


Friday 17/08/12
A belt of rain moves into Northern Ireland and western Scotland in the afternoon. The rest of the United Kingdom will be fair and dry with sunny spells. Expect top temperatures of 17 to 22C.

Saturday 18/08/12
Models suggest a wet day across the country with outbreaks of rain for most areas. Expect high temperatures of 19 to 24C.

Week Ahead
General Remarks
Sa, 11.08. sunny 16° - 23° 90%
Su, 12.08. various clouds, heavy rain 18° - 23° 90%
Mo, 13.08. various clouds, heavy rain 20° - 23° 80%
Tu, 14.08. cloudy, heavy rain 17° - 22° 70%
We, 15.08. cloudy, rain 18° - 22° 60%
Th, 16.08. various clouds, heavy rain 16° - 21° 40%
Fr, 17.08. mostly sunny 17° - 22° 30%
Sa, 18.08. cloudy, rain 19° - 24° 30%
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