UK weather: Turning wet and windy in the Southwest this afternoon

Showers fading for many this afternoon when wet and windy weather with heavy rain coastal gales develops over southwest England and southwest Wales

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Today:

Sunny spells and showers this morning, with parts of Scotland seeing some more persistent rain. Showers fading for many this afternoon when wet and windy weather with heavy rain coastal gales develops over southwest England and southwest Wales.

Tonight:

Early evening rain in the southwest moves slowly northeastwards to extend from western Scotland into northwest England, the Midlands and southern England by dawn. Windy, with gales in the west.

Sunday:

Early rain over parts of Scotland and England clears eastwards, clearing the far east late afternoon. Otherwise, sunny spells and showers. Windy with coastal gales in the north and west.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Occasionally unsettled across northern and western areas, with spells of rain and strong winds. Generally drier elsewhere, with some mist and fog overnight, before some rain develops Wednesday.