UK Weather: Scattered showers and severe gales expected

Band of rain moving south. Increasingly windy in north.

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Today

Band of rain over northwest Scotland moving southeast across the UK, heavy at times over western hills, though some southern parts staying dry. Windy in the north with coastal gales later.

Tonight

Cloud and rain clearing across southern UK. Scattered showers for northwest Scotland and perhaps Northern Ireland and northwest England. Dry elsewhere, but windy with severe gales across far north.

Sunday

Most places dry and bright, but rain at times across far north of Scotland. Very windy in the north with gales around coasts and to lee of high ground.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday

Cold start Monday; cloud and some rain sinks southeast across most areas later. Blustery showers follow to the north Tuesday and Wednesday. Remaining cloudy with further rain in the south.