Headline: Windy on Friday with heavy rain in the west.
Today: A cloudy day on Friday with heavy and persistent rain across western parts of the region, bringing the risk of localised flooding. Largely dry across more eastern areas. Very windy and gusty, particularly towards the north and east. Fairly mild. Maximum Temperature 10C.
Tonight: After a wet evening for most, persistent rain will ease overnight, with clear spells and showers developing, possibly wintry on hills. Staying windy and frost-free. Minimum Temperature 6C.
Saturday: A day of sunshine and blustery showers, heavy at times, and possibly wintry on the hills. Staying windy. Colder, with a noticeable wind chill. Maximum Temperature 8C.
Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday: Heavy rain clearing on Sunday to bright spells and a few showers. Turning windy on Monday with spells of rain. Colder by Tuesday with sunshine and blustery showers.