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Mainly fine, scattered showers possible in the afternoon

Seasonal low pressure is affecting the area.

Friday will be mainly fine, but locally there will be increased cloud at intervals.

Moreover, clouds that form in the afternoon may lead to scattered showers in the mountains, inland and the eastern coast.

Temperatures will rise to 35 C inland, around 31 C on the west and north coasts, around 33 C on the remaining coasts and around 25 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine but in the west and north there will be increased cloud at intervals.

There may be patchy fog and low cloud locally at dawn.

Temperatures tonight will fall to 22 C inland and on the coasts and around 15 C in the mountains.

The weekend will be mainly fine, but locally there will be increased cloud at intervals. Clouds that form in the afternoon may lead to some isolated showers, mainly in the mountains.

Temperatures are expected to remain at the same levels which is close to average for the time of year.

Sunday and Monday will be mainly fine, but clouds that develop at midday and in the afternoon are expected to lead to scattered showers in the mountains and inland.

Temperatures will edge up on Sunday remaining at the same levels on Monday, slightly above average for the time of year.

 

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