1. ITV Report

North West Weather - Into Friday - Turning wet and windy!

Gusty winds into Friday. Heavy showers or longer spells of rain continuing into the weekend....


Clear spells and heavy showers. These will intensify throughout the night and into the early hours. These showers will be accompanied by brisk westerly winds. Lows 9°C.


Remaining unsettled as heavy rain pushes in to all parts of the region during the morning. Torrential downpours likely, especially for western slopes of the Pennines, where 60-70mm could fall during the first half of the day.

Rain will begin to clear during the afternoon, bringing some sunny spells and the occasional blustery shower. Highs 15°C.


Saturday will be mostly dry and clear with perhaps a cloudier start and finish and a few scattered showers. Rain will move in overnight from the south, and intensify on Sunday morning, easing off into the afternoon.