South Shields weather forecast: This is when to expect rain

Rain showers are expected to hit the North East on the day of the General Election, Thursday, December 12, and this is when.

Wednesday, 11th December 2019, 6:25 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th December 2019, 6:31 pm
More rain is on the way.

What will the weather be like in South Shields this morning?

On the morning of Thursday, December 12, we will wake up to cloudy skies and a very cold start from 5am. Some sun will attempt to make it through the cloud, before the rain arrives at around 11am. The temperature will reach only 2C by 7am.

What about this afternoon?

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This afternoon, the sun will start to disappear from 12pm as the clouds turn dark and rain continues. We will see more light showers reaching a 50% chance of rain as cloud is set to pass over by 3pm. Met Office forecasters say the temperature will remain at around 5C throughout.

What will the weather be like this evening and tonight in South Shields?

Early evening will see skies become cloudier. Showers are set to continue between 3pm and 11pm, being heaviest at 9pm with a 90% chance of rain. Expect an overnight temperature of 4C.

What will the weather be like tomorrow?

Friday, December 13 is predicted to be cloudy with less rain forecast. A maximum temperature of 6C is expected.

What is the long-term forecast for the North East?

The Met Office UK outlook for Friday, December 13 to Sunday, December 15 said: “Remaining unsettled and often windy with spells of rain and showers through the period, wintry over hills. Gales likely in places on Saturday and Sunday. Rather cold throughout.”