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UK Weather Forecast: A mixed weekend for the North East

Looking ahead Photo: Anne Hopper

This Evening and Tonight:

A cloudy and damp evening, with outbreaks of light rain or drizzle spreading west.

The rain will turn rather persistent in places, leading to widespread fog later in the night. A mild night. Minimum temperature 9 °C.


Improving though remaining largely cloudy on Saturday, with patchy rain and fog becoming gradually confined to coastal areas.

The odd heavy, slow-moving shower developing over the hills during the afternoon. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Variable but often cloudy, with patchy rain, hill and coastal fog by night.

Generally brightening up during the morning, with sunshine and scattered showers inland, locally heavy and thundery.