Philippa has the midweek weather forecast

Philippa has the latest weather Credit: ITV Meridian

A cloudy day with outbreaks of rain for many and feeling noticeably cooler than of late. Rain will edge eastwards overnight with drier albeit still cloudy conditions following from the west. Rain will linger across Kent for much of Thursday with scattered showers and occasional bright or sunny spells elsewhere.

Today:A cloudy and wet day for many with rain, heavy in places, spreading across the region through the morning and continuing into the afternoon. Best of the drier weather in the east. Much cooler with a keen northeasterly breeze. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Tonight:A cloudy night with outbreaks of rain for many through the evening. Drier spells developing overnight but still outbreaks of rain for some. A cooler night than of late. Minimum temperature 8 °C.

Thursday:Rain, perhaps heavy at times, will clear to the east through the morning. There will be some showers in the afternoon but also plenty of drier and brighter interludes. Maximum temperature 18 °C.