Heavy rain expected in south west this week

Tuesday could see 25mm of rain in parts of the south west and Wales. Credit: PA

Half a month's rain could fall in a single day in parts of the country this week.

The south west and Wales are likely to be the worst affected, with up to 25mm on Tuesday.

Towards the end of the week there will be spells of sunshine and showers, with temperatures climbing to 15C (59F) or 16C (61F) in London on Thursday and Friday.