UK Forecast- December 12, 2013
Cloudy with Rain
A rather windy but milder day to come across United Kingdom with outbreaks of like to moderate rain but perhaps dry across East Anglia and the southeast. In the afternoon the rain clears western Scotland and Northern Ireland but lingers across much of England and Wales. Just a few showers to come in the northwest with sunnier spells. Expect highs of 8 to 11 Celsius.
The rain across central and eastern parts of England this evening will continue to clear away to the east, clearing East Anglia and the southeast in the early hours. Most places then become dry with clear spells overnight with a few scattered showers in the northwest. Expect minimum temperatures of 6 to 9 Celsius.
It becomes stormy during Saturday as a deepening area of low pressure spins north of the United Kingdom bringing severe gales to the country. Potentially damaging wind gusts of 60 to 70 mi./h may affect Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and northwest England in the afternoon with gusts of 50 to 60 mi./h across central and southern parts of England and East Anglia in the evening night. Outbreaks of rain spread in across Scotland, far northwest of England, western Wales, southwest England and Northern Ireland in the afternoon then spread east into all but East Anglia during the evening with most places damp overnight. Expect maximum temperatures of 7 to 9 Celsius.
Continued windy on Sunday with further gales across Scotland and Northern Ireland. In the morning. Outbreaks of rain are expected from south Wales. To the South Midlands and southern England and here it tends to linger through the afternoon. Northern Scotland may also see some persistent rain with showers across southern Scotland with northern England, the north Midlands and East Anglia. Fair and dry with the best of the sunshine. That rain in the south may extend northward across much of the country during the course of the evening. Expect maximum temperatures of 8 to 12 Celsius.