This Evening and Tonight: After a dry and bright evening, cloud will spread over the region during the night, bringing rain in the early hours. The rain will become heavy in Herefordshire and Shropshire by morning.

Monday: Persistent rain through the morning may include heavy bursts during rush hour. The rain will give way to brighter spells and showers for the afternoon.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday: Tuesday mainly dry until heavy rain and strengthening winds arrive overnight. Early rain clears eastwards Wednesday, leaving sunshine and a few blustery showers. Further rain and strong winds on Thursday.