TEMPERATURES are to soar to 19C today as Brits enjoy a mini-heatwave on their second weekend of freedom.
Most of the UK can look forward to a sunny and “remarkably dry” day on Saturday.
This year has seen one of the driest Aprils on record, with Britain experiencing less than a fifth of the month’s average rainfall so far.
April has seen just 18 per cent of its usual 70 per cent of the rainfall that would have already fallen.
Next weekend will be a LOT warmer, however, with a Bank Holiday heatwave causing temperatures to surge as high as 32C, forecasters have predicted.
And thanks to the climate pattern La Nina, the UK could be in for an absolutely scorching summer with experts saying it could be the hottest summer for a decade with sustained high temperatures.
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