Showers become widespread

[Updated 06:50 26/10/2020]

Looking across the valley in Berkhamsted. Posted by brian gaze

Most of the UK has a mix of sunny spells and showers today. Tomorrow persistent outbreaks of rain push northeastwards across all areas. Showery conditions return on Wednesday. Through the second half of the week it remains unsettled but it becomes milder.

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Monday starts with showers in the north and west of the UK. In central and eastern England it is drier. Through the day showers become widespread and heavy. In the north west there could be more prolonged outbreaks of rain. There will be sunny spells too with the best of them in the east. Windy in the north. 

Temperatures range from 7C (45F) in the north to 14C (57F) in the south. See the rain radar for the latest view.

Arpege forecast chart 1

Meteo France Arpege, rain, 15:00 GMT Mon 26th October

Tonight the showers fade away and clear spells develop. Later on outbreaks of rain spread into Northern Ireland, Wales and south western England.

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Tomorrow outbreaks of rain steadily push northeastwards and showery conditions return to the south west. Parts of eastern Scotland may remain dry until the afternoon. Temperatures will be close to the seasonal average. Windy.

Arpege forecast chart 2

Meteo France Arpege, rain, 15:00 GMT Tue 27th October

Unsettled but milder

Wednesday is expected to be another windy and showery day. The heaviest showers are likely to be in the west and possibly near to the south coast. The best of the dry and sunny spells will be in eastern Britain.

During Thursday outbreaks of rain spread northeastwards. Drier conditions follow from the southwest. Windy with gales possible in parts of the west.

The unsettled theme continues through the rest of next week. There is the potential for it to become very windy at times.

GFS chart 1

GFS, surface pressure and precipitation, 15:00 GMT Fri 30th October

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