Preston weather forecast: This is when rain will hit Preston today as temperatures plummet
The weather in Preston is set to be a mixed bag today as forecasters predict sunny spells, cloud and rain throughout the day.
Temperatures will plummet this week as a cold front comes in from the east, with overnight temperatures as low as 4C.
What will the weather be like this morning in Preston?
This morning will see sunny spells, with the temperature reaching its peak of 9C by lunchtime.
What will the weather be like this afternoon in Preston?
Early afternoon will see sunny spells before then becoming cloudy. The temperature will begin to dip from 4pm onward.
What will the weather be like this evening and tonight in Preston?
Light rain will then hit from 7pm onward and the temperature will be 6C overnight.
What will the weather be like tomorrow in Preston?
Tomorrow is set to see rain throughout most of the day, becoming continuous from 2pm onward. Maximum temperature of 7C.
What is the long-term forecast for Preston?
According to the Met Office, Wednesday to Friday in the North East will see “Winds easing, but it will remain cold with showers or longer spells of rain, wintry across hills. Becoming drier and brighter on Friday. Risk of frost and icy patches overnight.”
Looking further ahead for the UK in general, “Through the rest of November, there will often be cloudy skies, with the likelihood of some showers, which may bring hillsnow in the north of the UK.
“There will be some sunny spells too, although the breeze will make for a marked wind chill at times, especially in the south and west where there may be gales in exposed areas.”