WEATHER: A bright, dry start followed by rain and cloud cover

The Met Office has forecast a mostly dry, bright start to today, Sunday, March 5, in Derbyshire and the East Midlands, but this is expected to be followed by a cloudy afternoon with some rain.

Sunday, 5th March 2017, 9:02 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 11:20 am

A band of rain, heavy in places, will be moving east a rather cloudy and showery afternoon should follow, according to the Met Office.

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The showers are expected to be blustery at times with some gusty winds.

By tonight there will be more cloudy and showery conditions in the evening but it should gradually become drier overnight with some clearer periods developing and more moderate winds.

Temperatures are expected to reach a high of five degrees centigrade and a low of four degrees centigrade.