Cloudy with further outbreaks of rain and fog over the hills.
It will become drier and brighter from the north during the evening.
Feeling colder as the rain clears. Maximum Temperature 10C.
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What a difference a bit of cloud makes.
Temperatures in the west are as much as 8C lower than those in the best of the sunshine in the east.
But wherever you are the temperatures will be on the cooler side this weekend - with weven the risk of wintry showers by Sunday.
With just two games left to qualify for automatic promotion to the Premier League Middlesbrough fans are willing their team across the finishing line.
Now Boro supporter Neil Grainger has re-versioned Billy Joel's - We Didn't Start the Fire asking the team to "give us all you have got" during their away match at Fulham tomorrow, April 25.
In the video the actor and comedian says, "let it duly be noted that we're getting promoted", makes a plea to Patrick Bamford to stay for good and tries to rhyme goalie Dimitrios Konstantopoulos's name in "#Believe in Boro":
- The video was filmed and edited by Martin Richardson at Project 84 Films.
Middlesbrough are currently third in the Championship, behind second place Bournemouth on goal difference and league leaders Watford, who are ahead by one point.
Last of the dry and warm days but with more cloud around than recently.
Winds will again be very light so another warm feel to the afternoon.
Maximum Temperature 19C.
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