Searches will be taking place today in woodland near Oswestry after bones were discovered in the area.
Police say their investigation into the discovery is at a very early stage and officers believe it is likely to be some time before they establish who or what the bones relate to.
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A drier, perhaps brighter end to the day. Another humid day and becoming warm in any sunshine.
Rain, often heavy and sometimes thundery, eases away northwards, leaving a legacy of low cloud, hill fog and light rain.
Mr Thompson said it would pose a "challenge" before adding, "it's emergency funding and we'll use it really wisely".