1. ITV Report

West Midlands Weather: Heavy rain this morning, a cold bright end to the day

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Overnight: The evening and night will be cloudy and mild everywhere, with a little drizzle or light rain at times. A brisk breeze will develop, particularly over the Staffordshire Moorlands and the Shropshire hills.

Today: After a mostly dry start, persistent and heavy rain will arrive during the morning, clearing during the afternoon to leave colder brighter weather for the end of the day.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday: A sharp frost on Thursday morning will be followed by cold bright weather for the rest of Thursday, and probably Friday and Saturday too, interspersed by more overnight frost.