WEIRD WINTER WEATHER: Temperatures to top balmy 12C

Temperatures are set to hit double digits today - after days of freezing weather.

Wednesday, 7th December 2016, 8:37 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:37 pm
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A Met Office spokesman said: "It will be a mild but dull start to the day for the East Midlands, with mist and fog patches slowly clearing in a strengthening breeze. It will be brighter through the afternoon but turn cloudy by the evening. The maximum temperature will be 12C.

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"Tonight will be mild and cloudy for most with rain pushing in later. The minimum temperature will be 9C."