1. ITV Report

Weather forecast: very warm spells of sunshine

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

Thursday: Mainly dry and often sunny with variable cloud and light winds. Feeling warm or very warm inland, but somewhat fresher near the coast where onshore breezes develop. Maximum temperature 28 deg C (82 deg F).

Outlook for Friday to Sunday: Variable cloud with sunny spells. Generally warm or very warm, locally hot on Friday and Saturday. Risk of heavy thunderstorms on Friday.