Week ahead - December 20, 2023
Occasional heavy rain in north and west
Drier across south and east

Strong northwesterly wind brings rain away from south and east

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Saturday 23/12/2023
Mostly dry weather with brightness or a few sunny spells over England and Wales. Thick cloud further north with outbreaks of rain merging into longer spells of rain mostly over Northern Ireland and western Scotland, where it may be heavy and persistent. Rain will slide southwards in the evening, with some heavier rain expected over northwest England and Wales. Fresh winds but strong in western exposure. Maximum temperature at 5C in north but 10C in south. However milder air will spread north later in the day with increasing temperatures.

Sunday 24/12/2023
Sunday will be a mostly cloudy day with outbreaks of rain, this possible heavier over northwest England and Wales as well as Northern Ireland. It will be a showery day over Scotland, with showers being more frequent in west, and possibly turning wintry from the evening onwards over higher ground. Best of the drier weather over eastern England. Temperatures at 9C in north, but 13C in south.

Monday 25/12/2023
Over England and Wales Xmas day will mostly dry as high pressure will build in from the west, with some bright or sunny spells. Further north the day will start with showers, these most frequent over western Scotland and northwest England, and with some wintriness over high ground over Scotland. However, it will get drier there too later in the day. A breezy start, but winds getting lighter later. Maximum temperature at 8C in north and 10C in south.

Tuesday 26/12/2023
A low pressure system is expected to track northeast on Boxing Day with some heavier rain in places along with strong winds. Some snow over high ground in Scotland is possible. Most rain will clear later in the evening with drier conditions prevailing overnight with some frost developing over Scotland. Maximum temperatures at 5C in north but 10C in south.


Wednesday 27/12/2023
A mix of sunny spells and showers for most areas, showers being heavy and more frequent over western parts, and some of them wintry over the Scottish hills. A longer spell of rain is possible over Scotland later in the day. Fresh winds but strong in north. Temperatures rising up to 5C in north but 8C in south.

Thursday 28/12/2023
Occasional showers in west, but drier conditions expected further east with some sunny spells. Breezy with maximum temperatures of 6C in north, but 10C in south.

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Week Ahead
General Remarks
Th,21.12. cloudy, light rain  - 10° 95%
Fr,22.12. cloudy, rain  - 10° 95%
Sa,23.12. cloudy, rain  - 11° 90%
Su,24.12. various clouds, light rain  - 12° 90%
Mo,25.12. various clouds, light rain  - 10° 80%
Tu,26.12. cloudy, rain  -  75%
We,27.12. various clouds, rain -1° -  70%
Th,28.12. various clouds, light rain -2° -  70%
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Topics  [December 20, 2023]