UK weather: Sunny spells and scattered heavy showers today
A closer look at today's weather...
Remaining areas of rain, locally heavy, over eastern England soon clearing, then all parts having a day of sunny spells and scattered showers, some heavy with risk of thunder and hail. Fewer showers and more sunshine in west this afternoon.
Showers in east fading, then dry with clear spells in central and eastern parts. Cloudier and breezier in west and north with rain moving east, locally heavy in northwest Scotland.
Cloud and occasional rain moving east, although some eastern areas remaining dry. This followed by sunny intervals and a few showers. Breezy and quite gusty in the north.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Unsettled and breezy on Thursday with a mix of rain, showers, and some sunnier spells. Improving away from north Scotland on Friday, and becoming more widely settled by Saturday.