Another dry, sunny and very warm day for most, feeling fresher in the breeze on the east Kent coast though. Dry and clear for most overnight with a few mist patches before a repeat performance on Saturday.

Today:A dry day across the region with mostly unbroken strong sunshine. Becoming very warm in the west, but cooler towards the east and around southern coasts in an easterly breeze. Maximum temperature 24 °C.

Tonight:Remaining dry this evening and overnight with long clear spells, and becoming cool in some inland spots with winds staying light. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Saturday:Another dry day with long periods of sunshine, and very warm inland. Cooler around coasts in the easterly breeze. Maximum temperature 25 °C.