As the Easter holidays begin, families are leaving the Midlands in search of warmer weather.
Hundreds of thousands of passengers will travel through airports in the region over the next two weeks.
Persistant freezing temperatures have caused a surge in last minutes bookings from people desperate to leave the cold behind.
Michael Sibert reports.
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Dry for much of the day with possible brighter spells in the east. Outbreaks of rain will spread southwards later in the day.
Another rather cloudy and mild day. Although dry for most the odd spot of drizzle is possible, mainly over high ground.
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