Preston weather forecast: This is when heavy rain will hit Preston today
The weather in Preston is set to be mostly dull today as forecasters predict heavy rain and cloud throughout the day.
What will the weather be like this morning in Preston?
Light rain will turn heavy from 9am onward, continuing until 12pm. The temperature will be reasonably mild, reaching its peak of 8C by 11am.
What will the weather be like this afternoon in Preston?
Rain will cease by early afternoon, with small sunny spells from 1pm onward. The temperature will remain at 8C.
What will the weather be like this evening and tonight in Preston?
This evening will become quickly dark, but remain dry, with the temperature dipping to 5C by 6pm.
What will the weather be like tomorrow in Preston?
Tomorrow will be a mixed bag, with a mixture of sunny spells, cloud and light showers. However, the temperature will be cooler, with a peak of 7C.
What is the long-term forecast for Preston?
Looking ahead, “For the middle part of December there are signs that there will be more frequent periods of dry and colder weather, bringing a greater chance of overnight frost and fog,” according to the Met Office.
“However, for the weeks immediately before and after Christmas, wetter and milder weather will become more likely, with the potential for some windy or even stormy spells, and above average temperatures.
“Any snow associated with these wet spells is likely to be confined to hills in the north.”