SIGNIFICANT WEATHER: Strong Winds (W and SW). Heavy Precipitation (NW). Fog Patches (S and Central).
SUMMARY: Generally dry and sunny in the S and E, but with further rain across the W and NW.
SYNOPTIC SITUATION: Another depression moves into the W of the U.K. as high pressure builds across the S and E, sustaining a generally SW’ly airflow across most areas.
WINDS: SW or S light or moderate, fresh or strong in the W and SW.
WEATHER: Mainly dry and sunny in Central, S and E areas once overnight mist or fog disperses, with the best of the sunshine in the SE. Further rain and showers meanwhile move eastwards across the W and NW through during the day, heaviest across Ireland and W Scotland, followed by a clearance to brighter spells.
TEMPERATURE: Near or just above average.
CONFIDENCE OF FORECAST: High – 90%