UK Weather forecast: Wet and windy weather moving east with a rain warning in force for parts of the Meridian region

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

This afternoon:Outbreaks of rain turning persistent, with some heavy bursts. Strong blustery winds likely, especially along the coast. Maximum temperature 20 deg C (68 deg F).

Tonight:Rain and strong winds at first, gradually easing away through the early hours of Saturday. Turning dry, with some clearer spells developing. Chance of isolated showers by dawn. Minimum temperature 13 deg C (55 deg F).

Saturday:Sunny spells and variable cloud. Rather breezy, with further showers possible, but most places staying dry for much of the day. Cloudier across the far southeast later, with rain overnight. Maximum temperature 22 deg C (72 deg F).

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:Rather breezy Sunday and Monday, with sunny spells and the chance of further isolated showers. Cool start, with winds easing Tuesday, before further sunny spells and isolated showers develop later.