The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race flotilla flew their Great Britain spinnakers by the Statue of Liberty before being welcomed by hundreds of people waving Union Flags in North Cove Marina. They are taking part in the Clipper Round the World Race.
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A risk of heavy downpours in parts of Kent this afternoon. Elsewhere, mostly dry with sunny spells.
Thunderstorms and heavy downpours caused flooding across the Meridian region yesterday. Some residents have been evacuated from their homes.
A bright start with sunny spells for much of the day. Becoming cloudy with rain later.