Headline: Warm with patchy cloud overnight. Turning hot Friday.
This Evening and Tonight: Spells of late evening sunshine followed by a fairly cloudy night, with clearer spells developing further east at times. Patches of fog may form in the early hours, mostly clearing by sunrise but perhaps lingering in the far southwest. Warm. Minimum Temperature 12C.
Friday: Friday will be sunny and very warm, perhaps becoming quite hot towards the east of the region. Some cloud may bubble up through the afternoon, potentially turning the sunshine hazy. Maximum Temperature 29C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday: The spell of sunny and very warm weather should continue over the weekend, with the hottest temperatures further east. By Monday, the warmer temperatures should expand westwards across the region.