Northumberland is set for a day of grey skies and late rain

Northumberland can expect a day of grey skies and a night of rain today.

Monday, 2nd September 2019, 9:09 pm
Updated Monday, 2nd September 2019, 9:09 pm
There's little chance of blue skies over Holy Island today, unfortunately

The Met Office forecast for the North East today makes uninspiring reading.

Some eastern parts may have a mostly dry day with a few brighter intervals – but not South Tyneside.

It will be more cloudy towards the west, with further light rain or drizzle, mainly affecting hills. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Overnight rain tonight will clear to sunshine and showers on Wednesday, with coastal gales possible overnight.

Thursday will be drier and bright with winds decreasing.

Further overnight rain will clear by Friday morning, before another day of sunshine and showers.

6am: Cloudy. Maximum 14C.

7am: Cloudy. Maximum 14C.

8am: Cloudy. Maximum 15C.

9am: Cloudy. Maximum 15C.

10am: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

11am: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

Noon: Cloudy. Maximum 17C.

1pm: Cloudy. Maximum 18C.

2pm: Cloudy. Maximum 17C.

3pm: Cloudy. Maximum 17C.

4pm: Cloudy. Maximum 17C.

5pm: Cloudy. Maximum 17C.

6pm: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

7pm: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

8pm: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

9pm: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

10pm: Cloudy. Maximum 16C.

11pm: Light showers. Maximum 16C.