A large trough over eastern Atlantic is approaching the western Europe with an impressive view over its frontal system on satellite images. Parts of western Europe in within the SLGT risk area of DAY 1 Outlook for 24/10/2013 where threat for heavy rain and severe winds exists.
VIS satellite image. Source: EUMETSAT
Latast radar imagery reveal heavy rain approaching the southern UK with the coming front.
Latest radar. Source: WeatherOnline UK