East Midlands Weather: Mainly dry and often sunny, but cold.

Today: Mainly dry and often sunny, but cold. Strong northwesterly winds, with coastal gales, will ease later. An evening frost is likely, then turning milder and windier with rain by dawn.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday: Strong winds on Tuesday, with occasional heavy rain and squalls, then mainly dry overnight. Colder and windy on Wednesday with squally showers. Showery rain and squally winds on Thursday.