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Clear and chilly overnight. Fine and mainly dry on Monday.
This Evening and Tonight: Mainly dry overnight with long clear spells, the odd shower possible near the coast, and perhaps the odd mist patch in prone locations by dawn. A chilly night, especially in rural spots where a touch of grass frost is possible. Minimum temperature 3 deg C (37 deg F).
Monday: Any mist quickly clearing leaving sunny spells and the odd light shower on the Norfolk coast. After a cool start feeling pleasant in sunshine and light winds by the afternoon. Maximum temperature 18 deg C (64 deg F).
Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday: Dry through Tuesday with some sunshine, rain in places overnight. Becoming dry on Wednesday with some sunshine developing. Cloudier and breezier on Thursday but staying generally dry.
Today: Patchy rain, perhaps locally heavy and thundery. Conditions will slowly improve, but still with the risk of an occasional thundery shower through the afternoon. Some brighter spells are possible in the north. Maximum temperature 22 deg C (72 deg F).
Tonight: Showers slowly dying out overnight with clear spells developing. Possibly one or two showers near coasts. Some mist patches will reform. Breezy near coasts, winds lighter inland. Minimum temperature 12 deg C (54 deg F).
Sunday: Mainly dry on Sunday with some good sunny spells. One or two light showers are possible near coasts. Fresh feeling northerly breeze. Maximum temperature 19 deg C (66 deg F).
Outlook for Monday to Wednesday: Dry on Monday with some sunshine. Feeling fresher with a chilly night. Dry with bright or sunny spells on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Thursday's prolonged sunshine across inland parts of the Anglia region has boosted temperatures to 25°C at Marham in Norfolk, Santon Downham in Suffolk and Writtle in Essex.
The last time 25°C was reached in the East of England was the 10th of August, making Thursday the warmest day for almost six weeks.
This follows news that the UK has experienced its driest start to September in more than half a century.
Not everywhere enjoyed today's warm sunshine. The north Norfolk coast was affected by low cloud and temperatures here were suppressed to 18°C.
The warm and mostly dry weather will continue during the next few days, although the humidity on Friday could spark some localised heavy thunderstorms.
The aurora borealis or Northern Lights have been spotted as far south as North Norfolk.
The brightly-coloured patterns in the sky are caused by highly-charged particles from the sun interacting with the Earth's atmosphere and its magnetic field.
The aurora are more commonly seen in more northern latitudes.
This week has seen two Coronal Mass Ejections from the sun; the first arrived on Thursday night with the second on Friday night.
The Met Office said the combined effect increased the chances of seeing the Northern Lights in Britain.
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A chilly start for many with sunshine developing. Increasing cloud this afternoon.
Mostly dry with clear skies tonight. A chilly start tomorrow with sunshine developing.