A well-defined cyclone is crossing the N UK today, bringing heavy rain and strong to severe winds towards Scotland lately. Expect further heavy rain spreading east, including some storms and severe wind threat. Area is included in the SLGT risk of DAY 1 Outlook for 07/11/2013
Latest radar scan. Source: Meteoradar.co.uk
Lightning activity. Source: WeatherOnline UK
Further west, another surface cyclone is over E Atlantic and is approaching UK, satellite imagery reveals an impressive coma cloud structure and widespread showers / convective cells within cold maritime airmass.