Temperatures rising to 33C or 34C in places this week.
A rather cloudy start on Saturday for many areas, still with some occasional
rain or drizzle across parts of the south and west.
Mostly dry into the weekend, but with the risk of thunderstorms for some
Temperatures are set to rise further into next week
Hot and humid conditions across the southeast triggering thunderstorms
Increasing heat will trigger hit-and-miss thunderstorms parts of the UK.
Cloudy and wet across the north and west on Friday. Becoming drier, brighter and warmer over the weekend.
Weather warning for thunderstorms in force across southeast England tomorrow.
Highs of 29C in the far southeast today.
There will be a top temperature of 28 Celsius (82 F).