1. ITV Report

UK Weather forecast: Bright skies this afternoon across the Meridian region and staying dry for most

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

This afternoon: A dry and warm afternoon with long sunny spells and a light breeze. Maximum temperature 22 deg C (72 deg F).

Tonight: Dry with long clear spells overnight but turning chilly. Isolated mist or fog patches may develop but these will soon clear around dawn. Minimum temperature 6 deg C (43 deg F).

Wednesday: Mainly dry on Wednesday with warm sunny spells and light winds. Sunshine will turn a little hazier at times through the afternoon, but staying dry into the evening. Maximum temperature 22 deg C (72 deg F).

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday: Dry and warm Thursday with increasingly hazy sunshine. Sunny start Friday, then cloudy with scattered showers for a time. Cloudy after a bright start Saturday, with patchy rain spreading eastwards.