1. ITV Report

Weather forecast: Sunshine and heavy, blustery showers

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

Today: Heavy, blustery showers will become frequent with thunderstorms and hail possible. These will be interspersed with sunny spells, although with a more prolonged spell of rain in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 22 deg C (72 deg F).

Tonight: Showers will ease during the evening, leaving a dry and clear night with light winds and a rather cool feel. Minimum temperature 8 deg C (46 deg F).

Saturday: A dry and sunny start to Saturday. Cloud will gradually increase through the afternoon and evening with a little rain possible laster. Maximum temperature 23 deg C (73 deg F).

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday: A mostly dry start to Sunday but heavy, showery rain arriving in the afternoon. Further heavy, perhaps thundery showers on Monday. Mostly dry and warm Tuesday, although rain possible later.