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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Heavy Rain Shower

11°C 52°F 7°C 45°F West North Westerly
31km/h 19mph

Light Cloud

12°C 54°F 10°C 50°F Westerly
21km/h 13mph

Light Rain

14°C 57°F 12°C 54°F South South Westerly
14km/h 9mph

Heavy Rain

13°C 55°F 8°C 46°F South Westerly
14km/h 9mph

Light Cloud

12°C 54°F 10°C 50°F South Westerly
23km/h 14mph



Sunrise 07:47 Sunset 18:00

Last updated 09:17

Weather forecast details for Tuesday 21 October. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1300 hours1600 hours1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
0400 hours  
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Light Rain   
Temperature (°C/°F) 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 9°C 48°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 31km/h 19mph West North Westerly 32km/h 20mph North Westerly 27km/h 17mph North Westerly 24km/h 15mph West North Westerly 23km/h 14mph North Westerly 21km/h 13mph West North Westerly   
Wind Direction WNW NW NW WNW NW WNW   
Humidity 74% 64% 69% 78% 80% 79%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G VG VG VG G G   
Pressure (Millibars) 1003 1008 1013 1016 1019 1020   

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Gales with severe gales around exposed coasts. Any remaining rain soon clears southeast, then colder conditions with squally showers and a risk of hail and thunder, spread across the region. Showers become wintry over the hills in Cumbria.

  • Tonight

    Showers becoming more isolated and with clear skies developing overnight. It will be cold and a grass frost is possible. Becoming cloudier again in the northwest by dawn.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Moderate

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Greater Manchester

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    1000 on Tue 21 October
    2000 on Tue 21 October
    Updated 21 October at 09:47 Active


    Gales, and more locally severe gales, are expected to affect much of the country on Tuesday, and this update extends the warning across southern counties. Gusts of 40-50, locally more than 50 mph are likely inland, with 60 to 70 mph gusts in some exposed coastal areas, locally higher on hills and headlands.

    The public should be aware of the potential for disruption to travel and possible damage to trees. This is a further update of the warning first issued on Saturday.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

Issued by the Met Office

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Observed at 09:00, Tuesday 21 October

Heavy Rain Shower

11°C 52°F

63km/h 39mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 76%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 999mb, Rising

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.5842 | Lon: -2.4272)

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