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[Updated 07:30 14/05/2020]
The rest of the week brings a lot of settled weather to the southern half of the country and temperatures will be rising. In the north, and particularly the north west, it remains more mixed with a greater risk of showers or longer spells of rain. The settled conditions are set to continue early next week....READ IN FULL
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Thursday starts mostly dry and there has been a quite a widespread frost. Through the day showers affect northern and western Scotland. Elsewhere it will be fine with sunny periods. After the cold start it quickly warms up.
Temperatures range from 11C (52F) in the far north to 17C (63F) in the southern half of the country. See the rain radar for the latest view.
Meteo France Arpege, cloud cover, 16:00 BST Thu 14th May
Tonight showers continue in the northern half of Scotland. Elsewhere it will be dry but there is likely to be more cloud than in recent nights and less risk of frost.
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Tomorrow the north west of the UK has patchy outbreaks of rain. Other areas have a dry day with variable amounts of cloud. In sunny spells it feels warm.
Meteo France Arpege, temperatures, 16:00 BST Fri 15th May
During Saturday outbreaks of rain push into the north west of the UK. The rest of the country has a dry, bright and warm day. Through Sunday rain probably becomes more widespread across the northern half of the UK. Southern and central regions remain warm and sunny with temperatures possibly reaching 23C (74F) locally.
The early part of next week is looking predominantly fine and warm. The most settled weather is expected in the south and west with rain more likely in the north west. Later in the week the risk of more unsettled conditions could spread eastwards.
GFS, surface pressure and 500hPa heights, 16:00 BST Mon 18th May
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