8th May 2021

Local Weather

 

Headline: Heavy rain this morning, returning to the west later.

Today: Heavy and persistent rain clears the region by mid-morning leaving a cloudy and windy day with some patchy light rain or drizzle over the moors. Maximum Temperature 15C.

Tonight: A mild night. Rain returns to the west by early evening, heaviest over high ground. Lighter downpours over eastern areas overnight. Remaining windy, but risks of gales slowly reduce. Minimum Temperature 10C.

Sunday: Winds remain strong, especially in the west. Early light rain and drizzle clears eastwards during the morning, with sunny spells and a few showers for the afternoon. Maximum Temperature 16C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday: Nights become milder but remaining unsettled and windy, with risks of gales in exposed areas. Organised bands of showers merging into longer spells of rain at times.