Issued: 0530hrs Friday 4th December 2015
Duty forecaster: Garry Nicholson
Rain for western Scotland & Ireland
South-westerly winds across the British Isles today, will freshen to widespread gales in the north this evening, gusts 50 to 60mph Scotland & Ireland.
It will stay dry throughout the day across most of England and Wales, perhaps a little drizzle around western coasts and hills. Rain will turn persistent and heavy for Northern Ireland and western Scotland.
Some sunshine early on in the south & east, where it starts cool. Clouds thickening from the west. Temperatures reaching highs of 8 to 11C for most.
Have a great day.