Boxing Day weather forecast for the East Midlands

It looks like our region will escape the worst of Storm Vera which has led to severe weather warnings for much of north and west Britain.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 26th December 2015, 5:59 am

Today it will be mainly cloudy and windy throughout the day although some brighter spells are possible.

Most parts remaining dry although some rain or drizzle is likely across Derbyshire at times. Very mild for the time of year. Maximum Temperature 14°C.

It will stay cloudy and breezy overnight with outbreaks of rain gradually spreading southeast across many parts of the region overnight, turning heavy over the Derbyshire hills for a time. Minimum Temperature 8°C.

On Sunday it will be cloudy with outbreaks or rain, heavy at times through the morning before easing and clearing north during the afternoon. Still very mild and less windy than Saturday. Maximum Temperature 13°C.