Forecast For The United Kingdom
Issued by Met Office Exeter
at 0400 on Wednesday 17 Mar 2010
++ Valid for broadcast between 0600 and 1800
A little rain in places. Some sunshine in the east.
Outbreaks of rain across the far north will clear away during the morning. Many western areas will be misty with occasional light rain, drizzle and hill fog. Further east it will be dry and reasonably warm with sunny spells.
Western areas, and initially also areas close to the south coast, will be cloudy and misty with occasional rain or drizzle and fog patches. Elsewhere mostly dry with variable cloud.
Eastern and southern areas will start dry and bright with some sunshine. However cloud and rain, heavy at times in the north and west, will spread eastwards to all areas.
Outlook for Friday to Sunday:
Friday, mostly dry and bright start then rain edging northwards across southern areas. Saturday, most places cloudy, some rain. Sunday, early rain in the southeast, otherwise mostly dry and bright.
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