Scratchbox - July 23, 2019
Issued: 08:22hrs Tuesday 23th July 2019
Simon: Another hot day today, especially in central and eastern areas.
Issued: 17:03hrs Monday 22th July 2019
Claire: Northwestern parts of England, Ireland and Scotland have seen a lot of rain over the past 24 hours. The rain should finally clear away from Scotland through tomorrow morning leaving a dry and bright day for most.
Issued: 11:28hrs Monday 22th July 2019
Claire: Temperatures already in the mid-20sC over eastern parts of England. Forecast highs of 26 or 27C here this afternoon. Elsewhere across the UK, highs of 18 to 25C are widely expected.
Issued: 08:04hrs Monday 22th July 2019
Claire: Rain for northwestern Scotland this morning and it's forecast to stay rather wet over the next 24 hours.
Issued: 17:01hrs Sunday 21th July 2019
Claire: Fresh to strong winds over western parts of the UK & Ireland now. Staying at this strength through much of Monday too.
Issued: 08:13hrs Sunday 21th July 2019
Claire: Rain affecting W Ireland, W Scotland and the far southwest this morning. Rain continuing for northern and western areas through the day. Dry elsewhere with the best of the sunshine to the south and east.
Issued: 16:48hrs Saturday 20th July 2019
Claire: Thunderstorms moving eastward over the E Midlands this afternoon. These fading this evening along with any lingering showers elsewhere across the UK & Ireland. A mostly dry night ahead away from western coasts where there could be a few light showers or drizzle.
Issued: 13:15hrs Saturday 20th July 2019
Claire: Heavy, thundery showers mainly affecting eastern parts of the UK this afternoon. Brightening from the west through the afternoon.
Issued: 08:05hrs Saturday 20th July 2019
Claire: The area of low pressure that brought much of yesterday's rain is still affecting northern parts of England & Scotland this morning. Some heavier showers starting to get going now in parts of the southeast. We could hear the odd rumble of thunder here through this morning.
Issued: 17:04hrs Friday 19th July 2019
Claire: Thunderstorms over central Ireland are producing lightning strikes & very heavy rainfall. A few lightning strikes also being detected in the West Midlands and southwest of England.
Issued: 12:13hrs Friday 19th July 2019
Claire: The heaviest rain currently located over eastern parts of England. This spreading further north through this afternoon. Showers, some heavy, affecting most other areas. The best of the brightness continues to be over the far north of Scotland.
Issued: 08:02hrs Friday 19th July 2019
Claire: Low pressure certainly making its presence felt with some heavy outbreaks of rain over S Ireland, Wales & SW England this morning. This rain will work its way northeastward through the day reaching most areas by this evening.