Hartlepool weather: Calm before the storm as sunshine forecast for town

Tired of the recent wet weather? Well, Thursday, August 8 could be a day to take advantage of the sunshine.

Thursday, 8th August 2019, 7:29 am
Updated Thursday, 8th August 2019, 8:31 am
What will the weather be like in Hartlepool today?

Met Office forecasters are predicting a bright day across Hartlepool on Thursday with a few clouds and little chance of rain.

Maximum temperatures in town are estimated to be at 18°C this lunchtime and heading into the early evening. A great day for a trip outdoors or a sit in the garden!

But we need to make the most of it, as there’s more heavy rain on the way for Friday, August 9 and throughout the weekend.

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Much of the UK is set to get a soaking on Friday and Saturday, August 10. The Met Office has issued Yellow weather warnings for rain on both days.

The forecast added: “Frequent showers on Saturday, some heavy and long-lived with thunder at times.

“Further showers on Sunday, again heavy at times. Remaining wet on Monday with outbreaks of heavy rain.”