WEATHER: Sunny with patchy rain

Regional weather from the Met Office.
Regional weather from the Met Office.

Here is your regional weather forecast for the East Midlands.

The Met Office has forecast patchy rain today, Friday, July 15, but with mostly a dry day.

After a dry and bright start to the day, with thickening cloud bringing some patchy rain from midday. It should become drier and brighter again later in the day as rain clears away to the east.

This evening will be dry with clear periods to follow, remaining dry overnight with light winds. Skies will be clear for the first part of the night but increasing cloud cover will spread from the west after midnight.

Many parts staying dry overnight with some clear spells, but thickening cloud is likely to bring patchy rain to the north and west of the region by morning. Very mild.

Maximum Temperature 19 degrees centigrade, minimum 15 degrees.