1. ITV Report

UK Weather forecast: Rain clearing the Meridian region but with fairly cloudy skies behind

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

Wednesday: Breezy start, with outbreaks of rain and drizzle clearing northeast gradually through the morning. Sunny spells developing for many, however further cloud and rain likely moving into the far southeast. Maximum temperature 15 deg C (59 deg F).

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday: Cloudy with showers and strong winds Thursday, most frequent across southern coastal counties. Some sunshine likely inland. Showers becoming widespread, heavier and perhaps thundery Friday and Saturday with coastal gales.