Merseyside can expect 40mph winds and rain this weekend, but the sunshine will still continue


Merseyside will see strong wind gusts this weekend as unsettled weather arrives.

Low pressure will make its way from the Atlantic and over the UK during the weekend, bringing rain and 40 mph winds to the region.

Winds are expected to increase by lunchtime on Saturday, with winds remaining rather strong all day.

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Met Office forecast reads: “Sunshine and occasional showers on Saturday, though the showers becoming more isolated later in the day.

“Winds a little lighter than today, but still staying on the windy side.

“Largely dry and bright Sunday, before rain arrives later”.

Ex-hurricane Gert is due to arrive on Sunday, which will drag warmer air from the south over the UK, resulting in warmer weather as it passes, tuesday could see temperatures near 25C.

The Met Office say: “Early next week then likely to be warmer and more humid, with a risk of some showers, especially on Tuesday”.

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