Early fog patches clearing, then sunny spells for many, especially over England and Wales where feeling rather warm. Cloudier for parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland, where wet and windy in parts of north and west, with coastal gales possible.
Weakening rainband moving southeast across Scotland and Northern Ireland, clearer colder conditions following. Areas of cloud and rain developing across parts of England and Wales, where it will be milder.
Northwest corner bright and fresh-feeling, scattered heavy showers later. Elsewhere often cloudy, showery rain turning heavier across some eastern areas. A few brighter, warmer spells, perhaps focused in southwestern areas.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Heavy, blustery showers in the north and northwest Thursday, dry with sunny spells elsewhere. Most places fine and dry Friday and Saturday. Chilly mornings, but mild by day.