UK Forecast- January 24, 2015
Rain north & west
Fair & dry east, milder
A cold, frosty morning across East Anglia, the East Midlands and south east England with the best of the sunshine this morning with increasing afternoon cloud. In the north and the west expect a cloudy, damp day with outbreaks of rain across Scotland and northern England in the morning and this tends to spread into Northern Ireland, Wales and Cornwall in the afternoon. The rain will be heaviest for north west Scotland. Expect maximum temperatures of 7 to 9 Celsius.
Cloudy and breezy into the evening with rain clearing northern Scotland and Northern Ireland followed by showers. Some rain to come across England and Wales with a band of more persistent rain across northern England and southern Scotland. Overnight this area of rain weakens as it moves into Wales and into central and southern England. More showers to come in the north, these becoming wintry over the Scottish Hills as colder air moves in. Expect lows of 4 to 8 Celsius.
As the winds switch around to the north west, it will become cooler throughout the course of the day. A wet start to the day for much of England and Wales with a spell of heavy rain that clears away from all but Kent by the afternoon. For much of Britain it's a dry, bright day with sunny spells. Just a scattering of showers to come across western Scotland with any rain soon clearing Kent early this afternoon. Rains spreads into Scotland and Northern Ireland in the night with a frost across England and Wales. Expect top temperatures of 5 to 9 Celsius.
Light rain and drizzle to affect western Scotland, Northern Ireland and north west England with scattered rain showers across Wales and Cornwall. Fine and dry across most other areas with sunny spells. Increasingly windy this evening and tonight with outbreaks of rain across Scotland and Northern Ireland in the evening that spread to all but eastern parts of England in the night. The rain turns heavy across Scotland and Northern Ireland, turning to snow across the Highlands. Expect top temperatures of 6 to 8 Celsius.