Met Office forecast issued at 13:00 Thu 6th Oct 2022. All times UTC.
Headline: Cloudy with patchy rain. Bright spells and showers later. Windy.
Today: Cloud thickening from the west in the early hours bringing outbreaks of patchy light rain. Rain may linger at times, particularly over the Pennines. Bright spells later, with a few blustery showers, mainly across northern and western parts. Windy throughout. Maximum Temperature 16C.
Tonight: Showers dying out during the evening to leave a fine night with clear spells. Cloud building from the north late on as a band of rain approaches. Windy and mild. Minimum Temperature 11C.
Friday: An organised band of heavy rain will steadily track southeast, clearing by mid-afternoon with sunny spells and scattered showers following. Some showers perhaps heavy and thundery. Showers fading overnight. Breezy. Maximum Temperature 16C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday: Largely dry and bright Saturday with lighter winds and isolated showers. Bright spells Sunday morning before strong winds and rain spread erratically eastward. Fine with cloudy periods Monday. Temperatures normal.