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Your midweek weather forecast for the NW

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WEDNESDAY

Rather cloudy across northern parts with occasional rain or drizzle, especially for higher parts of Lancashire and Cumbria.

Remaining largely dry further south with some bright or sunny spells for the Peak District, Cheshire and Merseyside after any misty low cloud lifts.

Cloud will continue to increase from the north during the day, cloudy for most areas towards dusk.

Highs 10-12 °C. A fresh westerly breeze continues.