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Mainly fine, with yellow alert for high temperatures

Mainly fine on Tuesday with variable light to moderate winds, force three to four Beauford, turning fresh in coastal areas late in the afternoon.

A yellow weather warning, from 1pm to 5pm, has been issued.

Temperatures will rise to 41 C inland, 33 C in the west and north coasts, 35 in the south and east coasts, and 33 C in the mountains, according to the island’s  Meteorology Service.

The sea will be smooth to slight.

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