Week ahead - May 21, 2024
Wet then drier
Cool then mild

Issued: 0900 Tuesday 21st May 2024
Duty forecaster: Dr. Simon Keeling

Rain for the next couple of days, then a mix of dry and showers

Rain and showers for the next couple of days but the weather should be turning drier again by the end of the week and to start the weekend. Some showers on Sunday, but then becoming fair and warm into next week although heavy showers forming in the middle of the week.

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Friday 24/5/24
Low pressure remains over the northern areas of the British Isles on Friday. Further heavy showers in Scotland, although not as widespread as Thursday. Scattered showers developing in central and southern areas in the afternoon. Generally a brighter day for many and dry too. Some good spells of sunshine, the best of them in the west. Highs at 17C in England, Wales and Ireland, 12C in Scotland.

Saturday 25/5/24
A ridge of high pressure brings a fair day with sunny spells as mist clears. Increasing cloud in western parts of Ireland with outbreaks of rain here edging east through the day to be into west Wales, southwest Scotland and southwest England by the evening. Highs at 13C in western Ireland, 19 to 23C elsewhere.


Sunday 26/5/24
Sunny spells and showers for Sunday as a ridge of high pressure builds again. There will be some broken cloud and the showers won't be too heavy. Highs at 17 to 22C.


Monday 27/5/24
The ridge of high pressure becomes more dominant on Monday. A fair day with good spells of sunshine. Scattered showers affecting eastern coasts. Highs at 17 to 23C.


Tuesday 28/5/24
Sunny spells again on Tuesday. A higher risk of some showers developing, some of these being heavy and thundery. Highs at 18 to 23C.

Wednesday 29/5/24
Showers again through Wednesday, mainly running north to south through Scotland, northern England, the Midlands and southern England. Drier to the west and east. Highs at 18 to 23C.

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Week Ahead
General Remarks
We, 22.05. cloudy, heavy rain 10° - 16° 90%
Th, 23.05. cloudy, rain 12° - 17° 80%
Fr, 24.05. various clouds, rain 16° - 21° 75%
Sa, 25.05. various clouds 13° - 23° 70%
Su, 26.05. various clouds, light rain 17° - 22° 65%
Mo, 27.05. mostly sunny 17° - 23° 60%
Tu, 28.05. various clouds, light rain 18° - 23° 60%
We, 29.05. various clouds, rain 18° - 23° 60%
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