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Mainly fine with possibility of scattered showers in the afternoon

Seasonal low pressure is affecting the area.

Monday will be mainly fine but from midday and in the afternoon there will be increased local cloud that is expected to lead to scattered showers or isolated thunderstorms in the mountains and inland.

Temperatures will be rise to 38 C inland, around 30 C on the west coast, around 33 C on remaining coasts and around 29 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine. Low local cloud or patchy fog is possible later. Temperatures will fall to 21 C inland, around 22 C on the coasts and around 16 C in the mountains.

Tuesday and Wednesday will be mainly fine but clouds that develop at midday and in the afternoon are expected to lead to scattered showers or isolated thunderstorms in the mountains and inland.

Thursday will be mainly fine but there will be increased cloud at midday and in the afternoon mainly in the mountains.

Temperatures will remain at the same levels, which is above average for the time of year, at least inland and in the mountains.

 

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