Communities across County Durham and Darlington are being urged to take part in the ‘Big Spring Clean’ litter-picking campaign.
Mainly dry with variable cloud and some bright or sunny spells, although an isolated light shower still possible.
Temperatures close to average with light winds. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.
Cloudy at first with occasional drizzle, but sunny intervals are forecast to break through later.
An isolated afternoon shower is possible on hills with light winds. Then frosty, foggy overnight.
Maximum temperature 8 °C.
A look ahead at the weekend forecast.