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Tuesday

Sleet

7°C 45°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph
Wednesday

Heavy Rain

6°C 43°F 3°C 37°F Westerly
Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph
Thursday

Light Cloud

7°C 45°F 4°C 39°F Westerly
Wind Speed 8 km/h 5 mph
Friday

Light Rain

8°C 46°F 4°C 39°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

9°C 48°F 4°C 39°F North North Westerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph

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Last updated 16:05

Weather forecast details for Tuesday 31 March. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
Wed
0400 hours    
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Shower Sleet Light Rain Shower Light Rain     
Temperature (°C/°F) 4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Gusts 72 km/h 45 mph West North Westerly Wind Gusts 68 km/h 42 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph West North Westerly     
Wind Direction WNW WNW WNW WNW     
Humidity 70% 82% 87% 80%     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) E VG E E     
Pressure (Millibars) 1011 1014 1017 1019     

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Winds easing, however, staying windy with further gales around coasts and in exposed locations. Wintry showers continuing, with some snow over the Fells, but becoming more confined to the north where icy patches developing. Clear spells more widely further south.

Environmental Summary

UV: 3

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Blackburn with Darwen

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0845 on Tue 31 March
    To:
    1900 on Tue 31 March
    Updated 31 March at 08:41 Active

    Warning

    Northwesterly gales will continue for parts of southern and western Scotland, and for much of Northern Ireland, northern and eastern England and north Wales during Tuesday. Gusts of 50-60 mph will occur in places, particularly in association with squally showers, and with isolated gusts to around 70 mph in exposed locations in southwest Scotland and along some coastal stretches of Northern Ireland.

    This warning is an update, removing much of southern England and Wales, where winds peaked overnight, and will be a little less strong today.The public should be aware of the risk of localised damage, for example to trees, and for minor disruption to travel.

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

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Observations

Observed at 16:00, Tuesday 31 March

Light Rain Shower

4°C 39°F

Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph Westerly

Humidity: 78%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 1007mb, Rising

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.497 | Lon: -3.056)

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