Chilly at first in the east, however temperatures soon recovering. Otherwise rather cloudy and mild, with fog lifting to low cloud. Brightest near the Thames Estuary, with limited sunny spells.
Maximum temperature 15 °C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday
Rather cloudy on Saturday, with patchy early rain improving later. Otherwise dry, with variable cloud cover but some sunshine. Cooler than recent days, with fog patches into the new week.