Rain in eastern Scotland this morning where it will be breezy too. Some outbreaks of rain in southern Scotland and northwest England. Cloudy for southern England, a few showery spots of rain over high ground in the far south. Breezy in northern England and drier elsewhere with few bright or sunny spells. Cloudier in Scotland and northern England as well as much of the north and west of Wales this afternoon. Some light rain over the hills of northwest England and southwest Scotland. Drier in eastern Scotland. Cloudier too in southwest England with some outbreaks of rain here. Probably drier and brighter in much of central and eastern England. Mostly dry in Ireland too. Highs at a very mild 17C in southeast England, more broadly 9 to 12C.
Patchy outbreaks of rain in eastern and southern parts of England this evening will be fading quickly. Most areas should be dry. During the later evening an area of rain with increased winds moves into Ireland. This then heads eastwards as the night progresses reaching western Scotland, northwest England and western Wales by daybreak. Staying drier for most other areas although one or two showers could affect southeastern coasts. Lows at a chilly 2C in central Scotland, around 4 to 7C for most.
A front will bring a band of rain eastwards through eastern Scotland and much of northern and western England and Wales on Friday morning. Brighter weather follows into Ireland with sunshine and showers. More persistent showers and some rain in the far west of Scotland. A few showers in southeast England although drier overall in the east. This afternoon sees rain clearing eastern England. The brighter and drier weather reaches much of western England and Wales as well as Ireland. A few showers over western coasts and hills. Thicker cloud and rain reaching southwest England later. Highs at 9 to 12C.
A deep area of low pressure west of Scotland on Saturday. This brings windy weather with a risk of widespread gales. Outbreaks of rain over western coasts and hills but tending to be drier further east until evening. Rain across Ireland, some of it heavy, with this moving into the west of England, Wales and Scotland, the rain heavy in central and western Scotland. Sunny spells in western Ireland and the far west of Scotland later as drier weather arrives. A warm day at 13 to 16C for much of England and Wales, becoming cooler at 8 to 10C in Ireland and Scotland.