News Local More scattered showers, dust to clear by late afternoon

More scattered showers, dust to clear by late afternoon

Low pressure is affecting the area and Tuesday will be partly cloudy and at intervals cloudy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms mainly at midday and in the afternoon in the northwest, the mountains, inland and northeast.

Thunderstorms may be accompanied by hail. There will be dust in the atmosphere which is expected to clear by late in the afternoon.

Temperatures will be 23 C inland, around 21 C on the coast and 15 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine but increased cloud on the west and north coast may lead to light scattered showers. Temperatures will be down to 8 C, around 10 C on the south and east coasts, around 12 C on the west and north coasts and 3 C in the mountains.

Wednesday will be partly cloudy and at intervals mainly cloudy while from midday and in the afternoon scattered showers and/or thunderstorms are possible mainly northwest, inland, northeast and in some mountain areas.

On Thursday, there will be intervals of fine weather and intervals of cloud which from midday and in the afternoon are expected to lead to scattered rain and/or thunderstorms in the mountains and inland.

Friday will be mainly fine but there will be local cloud at intervals.

Temperatures will drop on Wednesday, mainly inland and in the mountains, remaining effectively unchanged on Thursday at below average for the time of year.

Temperatures will rise on Friday to average for the time of year.


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