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Week ahead - June 20, 2018
Hot weather ahead
Dry overall

Issued: 0900 Wednesday 20th June 2018
Duty forecaster: Dr. Simon Keeling

Very warm or hot weather next week after a cooler start

There is the potential for some very warm or even hot weather across the UK and Ireland in the coming week. High pressure is going to build bringing in warm air from the continent. However for the next couple of days conditions will be considerably cooler for most of us that we have been used to as a north to north-west wind sets in. Rainfall amounts throughout the coming week Will be very low.

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Saturday 23/6/18
High-pressure remain centred over Ireland on Saturday. It will be another cool start to the day for most. Plenty of sunshine is expected through the morning although there will always be more cloud across Scotland and northern Ireland. Eastern coasts of England could see a little low cloud drifting in from time to time. Temperatures rising to 17°C in Northwest Scotland but up to 25°C in south-east England.

Sunday 24/6/18
High-pressure remains centred over Ireland and drifts into the UK on Sunday. There may be some low cloud on eastern coasts, but generally it will be another dry and fine day. Lots of sunshine to come for all and becoming very warm as well. Temperatures rising to 26°C in south-east England, widely 23 to 25°C.


Monday 25/6/18
High-pressure remains in control through Monday. This is going to be bringing another warm day with lots of sunshine. However, a warm front passing through northern Scotland may bring some more clients here and a few spots of drizzle to western Scottish coasts. Temperatures reaching 28°C in south-east England, more widely 23 to 26°C but only 17°C in northern Scotland.

Tuesday 26/6/18
High pressure remains over the UK and Ireland on Tuesday. This will be bringing another fine day with lots of warm sunshine. Coastal areas may be prone to some mist and fog patches. The potential for a hot day with temperatures of 29°C degrees Celsius in southern England and 23°C in northern Scotland.

Wednesday 27/6/18
High-pressure is going to be affecting all parts of the country again on Wednesday. This brings another fine and sunny day to most although they could be more cloud in Northwest Scotland. There is also the potential for the heat triggering an isolated thunderstorm in England and Wales. Temperatures rising to 29°C in southern England, 21°C in Northwest Scotland.

Thursday 28/6/18
Thursday sees the potential for another very warm day. It will be hot in southern part of the country with temperatures at 30°C. A week front move south through Scotland and Northern Ireland perhaps giving some more cloud here. Typical temperatures at 24 to 29°C.

Week Ahead
General Remarks
Th, 21.06 various clouds 15° - 20° 90%
Fr, 22.06 various clouds 12° - 22° 85%
Sa, 23.06 sunny 17° - 25° 80%
Su, 24.06 sunny 23° - 26° 75%
Mo, 25.06 sunny 23° - 29° 70%
Tu, 22.06 sunny 18° - 23° 65%
We, 23.06 various clouds 18° - 23° 60%
Th, 24.06 various clouds 15° - 23° 60%
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