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Saffron Walden Weather Forecast

Our daily issued forecast service for Saffron Walden provides comprehensive weather information covering the next few days, including Government warnings of severe weather and flooding.


saffron walden text forecast

ESSEX WEATHER CENTRE
WEATHER FORECAST ISSUED AT 15:43 BST TUESDAY 3RD MAY 2016

WARNING(S):
None

TUESDAY NIGHT:
Cloud will melt away to leave clear skies and light winds overnight. This will allow temperatures to quickly fall, becoming chilly in rural locations by morning. Minimum temperature 3 deg C.

WEDNESDAY:
Dry with bright or sunny intervals. Temperatures much higher than recent days and it will feel pleasantly warm in the afternoon sunshine. Light Southerly winds. Maximum temperature 16 deg C.

UV INDEX: 6 (High) | POLLEN INDEX: 6 (High)

THURSDAY TO SATURDAY:
Mainly dry. Becoming noticeably warmer and perhaps very warm on Saturday, but with isolated thunderstorms possible.

Further ahead >

saffron walden graphical forecast

Tuesday 3rd May
predominant weather

Min 3°c   |   Max 14°c

Isolated Showers

Chance of rain 40%
Possible rainfall 1mm

A dry, bright start before isolated showers develop. North Westerly winds 10mph, gusting 21mph

Sunrise 05:24   |   Sunset 20:26

daily forecast
Wednesday 4th May
predominant weather

Min 3°c   |   Max 16°c

Sunny Intervals

Chance of rain 5%
Possible rainfall 0mm

High pressure in charge will bring a dry and settled day with plenty of warm sunshine. Southerly winds 12mph, gusting 22mph

Sunrise 05:23   |   Sunset 20:28

daily forecast
Thursday 5th May
predominant weather

Min 5°c   |   Max 18°c

Sunny Intervals

Chance of rain 5%
Possible rainfall 0mm

Dry and sunny. Feeling warm during the afternoon sunshine. South Easterly winds 13mph, gusting 25mph

Sunrise 05:21   |   Sunset 20:30

daily forecast
Friday 6th May
predominant weather

Min 8°c   |   Max 19°c

Sunny Intervals

Chance of rain 5%
Possible rainfall 0mm

Another dry and sunny day. Temperatures continuing to climb. South Easterly winds 12mph, gusting 22mph

Sunrise 05:19   |   Sunset 20:31

daily forecast
Saturday 7th May
predominant weather

Min 11°c   |   Max 21°c

Sunny Intervals

Chance of rain 20%
Possible rainfall 0mm

Warm or very warm with lengthy spells of sunshine. Isolated thunderstorms possible late in the day. South Easterly winds 13mph, gusting 24mph

Sunrise 05:17   |   Sunset 20:33

daily forecast
Sunday 8th May
predominant weather

Min 11°c   |   Max 21°c

Sunny Intervals

Chance of rain 15%
Possible rainfall 0mm

An isolated thunderstorm remains possible, but most areas staying dry and warm. South Easterly winds 12mph, gusting 23mph

Sunrise 05:16   |   Sunset 20:34

daily forecast
Monday 9th May
predominant weather

Min 11°c   |   Max 21°c

Sunny Intervals

Chance of rain 15%
Possible rainfall 0mm

The new week starts dry and sunny. Warm or very warm. South Easterly winds 12mph, gusting 23mph

Sunrise 05:14   |   Sunset 20:36

weather and flood warnings


Uttlesford District Weather and Flood Warnings

Weather
Severe weather risk is VERY LOW for the next 24 hours with minimal impacts

Rivers
River flood risk is VERY LOW for the next 24 hours with minimal impacts

Groundwater
Groundwater flood risk is VERY LOW for the next 24 hours with minimal impacts

warning matrix

weather forecast information


Forecast Information

• A graphical outlook for the next 7 days is shown for Saffron Walden and is based upon the latest run of the ECMWF computer model. Updated daily, this forecast provides a view of expected weather conditions including predicted temperature, wind speed and rainfall amounts.

• Our written short range and three hourly interval forecasts are updated throughout the day by our team of meteorologists and include the latest output from the Met Office UKV and Euro4 numerical weather prediction models. These kilometre-scale forecasting models produce significantly improved forecasts and pinpoint features such as thunderstorms and snow.

• Monthly average temperatures, rainfall amounts and number of rain days can be found on our Climate of Essex pages which include UK weather extremes.

• We have an open and transparent policy on how well our public weather forecasts are performing. See our latest performance statistics for details.

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