Rain steadily pushing eastwards

[Updated 07:00 02/09/2020]

Sunset. Posted by glynnadams68

Wet and windy weather spreads across much of the north and west today. Central and eastern England remains dry until tonight and there will be sunny spells, particularly during the first half of the day. The rest of the week is looking mixed with all parts of the country seeing showers or longer spells of rain at times.

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Wednesday starts wet in Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Elsewhere it is dry. Through the day outbreaks of rain spread eastwards but much of central and Eastern England stays dry. In the north west the rain turns heavy at times and it will be windy with gales in exposed locations.

Temperatures range from 14C (57F) in the north west to 21C (70F) in East Anglia. See the rain and lightning radar for the latest view.

Arpege forecast chart 1

Meteo France Arpege, rain, 16:00 BST Wed 2nd September

Tonight clearer and showery conditions return to the northern half of the UK. Southern and central regions have patchy outbreaks of rain.

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Tomorrow outbreaks of rain steadily push down across central and southern counties. They probably don't clear from the south until the evening. The north has brighter conditions with scattered showers. Temperatures close to the average.

Arpege forecast chart 2

Meteo France Arpege, rain, 16:00 BST Thu 3rd September

Driest and warmest in the south

Friday brings sunshine and showers to northern areas. Southern areas have a lot of cloud and there is likely to be some patchy rain, particularly in the west. Generally quite cool.

The weekend is looking mixed. Saturday brings sunny spells and showers. On Sunday showers could become heavy in southern and central regions. The north may have a drier and brighter day. Generally be rather cool.

The early part of next week should be dry in the south and by Tuesday temperatures could be pushing up towards the mid 20Cs. In the north it remains more changeable.

GFS chart 1

GFS, surface pressure and precipitation, 16:00 BST Sat 5th September

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