1. ITV Report

UK Weather forecast: Rain spilling across the Meridian region then a very wet and windy weekend courtesy of Storm Dennis

Weather for the west of the region.

Weather for the east of the region.

Tonight: Winds easing a little overnight, however sporadic outbreaks of rain remain possible, especially towards dawn. Staying rather cloudy elsewhere, with only limited clear spells. Minimum temperature 8 deg C (46 deg F).

Saturday: Rain and gales, severe along coasts, soon spreading north and east, due to Storm Dennis. Heavy and persistent rain likely at times, especially in the west, and then continuing overnight. Maximum temperature 12 deg C (54 deg F).

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday: Wet and windy, with further gales and heavy persistent rain at times on Sunday, clearing east later. Sunshine and isolated blustery showers following Monday and Tuesday. Winds only gradually easing.