Latest weekend weather forecast and look ahead to Sunderland's return to Wembley

Sunderland is set for a breezy but bright weekend as the Black Cats head to Wembley to face Tranmere Rovers.

Friday, 12th March 2021, 6:00 am

On Sunday, March 14, Sunderland take on Tranmere Rovers in the final of the Papa John’s Trophy – with the club hoping to put right the two defeats at the national stadium from the 2018/19 season.

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The Covid-19 pandemic means fans will remain on Wearside, however the city looks set to experience a bright but breezy weekend, with the possibility of some showers according to the Met Office.

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Sunderland is set for a breezy but bright weekend.

Friday, March 12, is expected to see gusts as high as 36mph, with sunny spells and highs of around 7°C.

Sunday, March 14 is looking dry and bright, with wind speeds set to die down, highs of 9°C.

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