Week ahead - May 24, 2024
Mixed, rain & showers
Drier west next week

Issued: 0900 Friday 24th May 2024
Duty forecaster: Dr. Simon Keeling

Mixed with rain and heavy showers over the weekend and early next week, then drier in the west

A mix weekend of rain and showers, although some drier spells too. The showers turning heavy at times through Sunday and Monday, a risk of thunder too. Becoming cooler. Tending to turn drier in northern and western areas from the middle of next week, showers in the east.

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Monday 27/5/24
Another day of sunshine and showers for many on Monday. Low pressure is in control to the north of Scotland. There will be some sunny spells at first, showers then developing and becoming heavy and thundery. The showers tending to fade in Ireland and western parts of Wales, England and Scotland later. Some rain arriving in western Scotland as a warm front moves in. Highs at 14 to 18C.

Tuesday 28/5/24
Low pressure west of Scotland on Tuesday. Wind and rain spreading through Ireland and into the west of the British Isles. Drier and brighter in central and eastern areas although cloud increasing during the day. Highs at 15 to 19C.


Wednesday 29/5/24
The area of low pressure north of Scotland on Wednesday. Rain clearing eastern areas although perhaps lingering for a while in southern England. A mix of sunny spells and showers elsewhere, most in the north and west. Tops at 17 to 20C for most, 14C in Ireland and western Scotland as cooler air arrives.


Thursday 30/5/24
The winds turning more northwesterly on Thursday as low pressure drifts into the North Sea and high pressure builds west of Ireland. A mix of sunny spells and showers, most in the east where they could be heavy. Fewer showers in the west with the best sunshine here. Highs at 15 to 20C, feeling cool in the wind.


Friday 31/5/24
A ridge of high pressure building through Ireland and western parts of the British Isles. Fair here with sunny spells. Further heavy showers in central and eastern areas, some thundery. Highs at 20C in the east, 18 in northern and western areas.

Saturday 1/6/24
High pressure remains southwest of Ireland on Saturday. Some showers in central and eastern areas. Fair for Scotland and western parts of England and Wales. Tops at 17 to 22C.

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Week Ahead
General Remarks
Sa, 25.05. various clouds 13° - 23° 70%
Su, 26.05. various clouds, heavy rain 17° - 22° 65%
Mo, 27.05. various clouds, heavy rain 17° - 23° 60%
Tu, 28.05. various clouds, rain 18° - 23° 60%
We, 29.05. various clouds, rain 18° - 23° 60%
Th, 30.05. various clouds, heavy rain 12° - 17° 80%
Fr, 31.05. various clouds, rain 16° - 21° 75%
Sa, 01.06. various clouds, light rain 13° - 23° 70%
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