Severe weather warnings
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (East Midlands)
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (East Midlands) : Derby, Derbyshire, Leicester, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Rutland valid from 1200 Mon 14 Oct to 2359 Mon 14 Oct
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (East of England)
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (East of England) : Bedford, Cambridgeshire, Central Bedfordshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Luton, Norfolk, Peterborough, Southend-on-Sea, Suffolk, Thurrock valid from 1200 Mon 14 Oct to 2359 Mon 14 Oct
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (London & South East England)
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (London & South East England) : Bracknell Forest, Brighton and Hove, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Greater London, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Medway, Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire, Portsmouth, Reading, Slough, Southampton, Surrey, West Berkshire, West Sussex, Windsor and Maidenhead, Wokingham valid from 1200 Mon 14 Oct to 2359 Mon 14 Oct
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (South West England)
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (South West England) : Bournemouth, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Poole, Swindon, Wiltshire valid from 1200 Mon 14 Oct to 2359 Mon 14 Oct
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (West Midlands)
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (West Midlands) : Warwickshire, West Midlands Conurbation valid from 1200 Mon 14 Oct to 2359 Mon 14 Oct
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (Yorkshire & Humber)
Yellow Warning of Rain affecting England (Yorkshire & Humber) : North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire valid from 1200 Mon 14 Oct to 2359 Mon 14 Oct
Monday Monday starts drier for many with some bright or sunny spells though it will be cloudier to the northwest with showers over Scotland. An area of low pressure brings cloud and outbreaks of rain into Ireland, Wales and much of central and southern England throughout the day. This becoming heavier and more persistent later. High temperatures at 11 to 14?°C for most, 16 to 18?°C to the far southeast.
Monday Night Through the night, rain clears to the northeast over northern England and southern Scotland. A mostly dry night elsewhere though the odd shower could continue over western areas. A cloudy night too for most areas with clearer skies to the far northwest and southwest. Overnight lows ranging from 5 to 13?°C with the mildest temperatures over eastern England.
Tuesday Tuesday could be a drier and brighter day for many as a ridge of high pressure briefly builds across the country. Low pressure holds on over eastern Scotland bringing showers here while another low moves into the west of Ireland bringing rain here and increasing cloud across the western UK later. Showers move ahead of this over the southwest UK. Highs at 10 to 15?°C for most, 16?°C to the southeast of England.
Wednesday Wednesday sees a band of rain pass eastward across Ireland and the UK, some of it heavy. Brighter weather moves into Ireland, Wales and southwest England behind this though a few showers linger here, particularly over Ireland. High temperatures widely at 10 to 14?°C, cooler for northern Scotland, 15 or 16?°C for eastern parts of England.
Heavy rain affects many central and southern parts of the country on Monday. Drier and brighter to the north but showers still affect western areas. Good morning, It's a wet start to the day for Ireland and southern parts of England while showers, mist and fog patches affect northern and western parts of Scotland. Dry but rather cloudy elsewhere. Rain spreads north across England and into Northern Ireland through the morning.
Rain clears to the northwest of Ireland through the afternoon while heavy rain continues over much of central and southern England and Wales spreading into northeast England too. Showers continue for western parts of Scotland. High temperatures generally ranging from 11 to 14C, 15 to 17 in the far southeast.
Rain persists through the evening for much of central and northeastern England and eastern parts of Wales. It becomes increasingly showery for central-eastern parts of England. Showers continued too for western parts of Scotland and Ireland. Have a good day! Claire
More wind, rain and showers but signs of something less wet next week Staying unsettled this week with more wind and rain for most. By the weekend, despite there being showers, the weather should begin to become less unsettled. This is a pattern which may continue into the early stages of next week as pressure begins to build slightly. Overnight mist and fog is likely to become more prevalent later in the weekend and early next week.
For the weather for the next few days click here Thursday 17/10/19 A deep area of low pressure to the west of Ireland on Thursday. An occluded front will be bringing rain and cloud to much of Ireland and western Scotland with windy weather here too. A trough brings showers to Wales and southern England. eastern parts of England and eastern Scotland should be drier and brighter at first, although showers could occur here later. Highs at 11 to 15C.
Friday 18/10/19 Low pressure may be over Ireland on Friday. Bands of rain surrounding the area of low pressure affect much of Ireland, Wales, England and southern Scotland, mostly in western areas. Scotland and eastern England seeing fewer showers. Breezy for all. Highs at 10 to 15C.
Saturday 19/10/19 Low pressure is expected to be over the UK on Saturday. This brings a mix of sunshine and showers. The showers heavy at times, especially in northern England, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Highs at 9 to 15C.
Sunday 20/10/19 Pressure stays low on Sunday. There may be some mist and fog patches at first, but these clear to leave sunny spells. Scattered showers will develop and some of these may be heavy. Most of the showers affecting the high ground of Scotland, northern England and Wales. Highs at 9 to 14C.
Monday 21/10/19 Pressure remains low on Monday. Early mist and fog patches clearing to leave sunny spells. Most places are dry although an isolated shower is possible. Highs at 10 to 14C. Tuesday 22/10/19 Higher pressure may build on Tuesday. This could give a drier day with some sunny spells after morning mist and fog patches have cleared. Highs at 9 to 14C.
*September* Fair start. Warm for most, especially in the south. Changing from mid month. A cooler, more unsettled second half of the month. Most rai north and west. *October* Unsettled start. Wind and rain, possibly stormy. Better later in month. Higher pressure building, sunny spells but overnight frosts. Simon Keeling
An unsettled spell of weather for western Europe Monday Outbreaks of heavy rain, some of it thundery, affecting Portugal and Spain on Monday but these tending to clear to the northeast through the afternoon. Cloudy with a chance of showers for the Balearic Islands. A cloudy day for much of Italy too with scattered showers to the northwest. Dry and bright for Greece and Turkey. Outbreaks of rain, some of them heavy and thundery, affecting western and central France and the Low Countries. Cloudy but dry for eastern France and much of Germany though there may be some showers later to the northwest. A dry and fair day for much of Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia. The best of any sunshine for more central countries. An overcast day for Denmark as showery rain clears to the northeast. A wet start to the day for the Baltic States but rain here also clears to the east leaving a dull but dry afternoon. A band of rain moves east through southern Norway, central Sweden and southern Finland becoming increasingly showery to the east. Brighter weather follows to the west behind this.
Tuesday A bright and mostly dry day for Portugal and Spain on Tuesday as rain moves away to the east. A few showers to the far northwest. Heavy, thundery outbreaks of rain for northern Italy, dry and bright to the south. Dry and bright too for Greece though southern parts of Turkey may see the odd shower. Heavy outbreaks of, sometimes thundery, rain spread east across France and into the Low Countries, Switzerland and western Germany later. Dry with sunny spells for eastern Germany. A dry day for much of Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Poland with plenty of sunshine. Cloud increasing to the west later. A band of heavy rain skirts northern Denmark and moves northward across southern Norway and central Sweden on Tuesday. A cloudy day behind this for southern Sweden and Denmark. A dry day for the Baltic States with sunny spells. Sunny spells for Finland too with isolated showers.
My favourite page for a comprehensive weather forecast is the BBC's 24 hour forecast as it provides hourly conditions, giving you a good idea of when any cloud or rain will appear during the day. To find the 24 hour forecast you need click here and enter your postcode, then select 24 hour forecast.