Thunderstorms in Sunderland: This is when heavy rain will hit the city

It may still be mild out there – but Met Office forecasters have predicted a wet day on Wearside with the latest weather report.

Tuesday, 6th August 2019, 6:08 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th August 2019, 7:21 am

Yellow weather warnings are in force for thunder and lightning up in Scotland – but we’re still set to see some storms.

Temperatures will stay warm with highs of 19°C throughout the afternoon and into the evening.

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As we head into Wednesday, August 7 and the rest of the week, we can expect some further bouts of sun – along with some more of the wet stuff too.

Rain is currently forecast on Wednesday, Friday, August 9 and Saturday, August 10.

The best day for heading outdoors? So far, forecasters have us signed up for a bright, clear and sunny day on Sunday, August 11.

Thunderstorms are predicted for Sunderland on Tuesday, August 6.