A much cloudier start to this morning with a band of rain arriving from the west and spreading east through the morning. This afternoon will be drier but staying cloudy with light drizzle around but it will feel much less cold with a brisk westerly wind and a high of 9 degrees.
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Thursday afternoon's forecast for the east of the region
Thursday afternoon's weather for the west of the region
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