1. ITV Report

UK Weather forecast: A cloudy Friday across the Meridian region with spells of rain

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

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.