After a very blustery start to the day, the winds will ease away through the afternoon with sunny spells developing for a time. However, further cloud and outbreaks of rain returning to the south west of the region later. Maximum Temperature 11 °C.
It will be cloudy almost everywhere tonight. The east could stay dry for much of the night but further rain is likely in the west, becoming heavy at times later, then transferring east towards dawn. Minimum Temperature 7 °C.
Residents in Northamptonshire have pledged to raise £40,000 to fight the construction of five wind turbines.
Some of those living close to Spring Farm Ridge near Helmdon have been fighting plans for a windfarm there for years. They now want to fund a judicial review of the decision to approve them.