1. ITV Report

UK Weather forecast: Clear spells across the Meridian region overnight ahead of a cloudy Friday with spells of rain

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

This Evening and Tonight: A dry and clear evening with some clearer spells. Staying dry and clear through the early hours, but some local mist or shallow fog patches may form in prone locations by dawn. Minimum temperature 13 deg C (55 deg F).

Friday: Increasingly cloudy and breezy through the morning, with occasionally heavy rain spreading from the west. Brighter for a time during the afternoon, but further persistent and heavy rain developing later. Maximum temperature 21 deg C (70 deg F).

Outlook for Saturday to Monday: Rain easing early Saturday, then dry and bright for a time, perhaps heavy and thundery showers through the afternoon. Dry and sunny Sunday and Monday, feeling warm and locally hot.