Around twenty firefighters were called to a fire at a recycling plant on Walsall Road in Perry Barr at around 6.15am this morning.
500 tonnes of recycled waste was on fire. West Midlands Fire Service have told ITV News Central that the blaze is under control and they will revisit the site every four hours.
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A dry start, with sunny spells developing. However turning cloudier again later, with showers possible by the evening.
After a fine evening with some late sunshine to the end the day, a largely dry and fairly warm night will follow with clear spells.
Any remaining showers will fade, to leave it dry overnight.