1. ITV Report

West Midlands weather: warmer and thunder expected towards the weekend

Today:

Early cloud should soon break up to leave a largely dry, bright day, with plenty of sunshine and light winds. Consequently, it will feel much warmer than on Wednesday. The odd shower may develop in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 17 deg C (63 deg F).

Tonight:

Dry and largely clear across the region for much of the night. Where clear skies persist, it will turn rather chilly, particularly in rural areas. Minimum temperature 6 deg C (43 deg F).

Friday:

After a chilly start in places, Friday will be a fine day with plenty of sunshine. Temperatures will respond and it will feel warmer still, compared to today. Maximum temperature 22 deg C (72 deg F).

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Humid on Saturday, with outbreaks of heavy, thundery rain gradually moving northeastwards. Fresher on Sunday and Monday, with sunshine and showers.

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