1. ITV Report

West Midlands Weather: Cloudy with spells of rain, winds becoming increasingly strong

Overnight: Winds will ease through the evening, leaving a fine end to the day with plenty of clear skies at first. However, cloud will thicken bringing heavy outbreaks of rain after midnight.

Today: Unsettled and cloudy on Thursday with spells of rain, perhaps heavy at times especially over western hills. Winds will become increasingly strong through the afternoon.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday: Windy and cool on Friday with sunshine and blustery showers. Starting dry on Saturday but turning cloudier with rain later. Potentially very windy on Sunday.