WEATHER: Sunshine and showers in the East Midlands


Expect a cold start to the day followed by sun and some showers today (Tuesday, March 29).

The Met Office has forecast a cold start, then sunny intervals and isolated showers likely to turn heavier and more frequent during the afternoon, with a risk of hail and thunder.

Later this evening showers will become more isolated overnight, with clear spells leading to another chilly night, with isolated frost or fog patches, and a minimum temperature of one degree centigrade.

Into tomorrow, expect good spells of sunshine, but also some isolated, slow-moving showers developing. Through the afternoon, these may become heavy with a risk of thunder. Light winds.