Weather: Thunderstorms and heavy showers for southern UK

Heavy showers and thunderstorms are forecast for the south throughout the day and into the night, while other parts of the UK will stay dry and warm.

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Today:

Fine, very warm and dry for many, though cloudier in some North Sea coastal areas. Cloudier and more unsettled over southern UK where some heavy showers and thunderstorms at times, particularly first thing and again this afternoon.

Tonight:

Early evening showers and thunderstorms over southern UK slowly easing, most regions then dry with clear spells overnight. Showery rain may affect parts of southeastern UK overnight though. Warm again.

Sunday:

Fine, very warm and dry for many, though some North Sea coastal areas cloudier. Heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect parts of southern UK, especially East Anglia and southeast England.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Scattered showers and thunderstorms on Monday, these more widespread on Tuesday and Wednesday. Temperatures generally close to normal with light or moderate winds for most places.