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Met Office forecasts risk of thunderstorms today for Devon

By Exeter Express and Echo  |  Posted: July 21, 2013

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The Met Office has forecast a risk of showers and thunder for Devon tomorrow afternoon.

After the region has basked in wall-to-wall sunshine for over two weeks withtemperatures reaching over 30C, tomorrow could bring the first drop of rain.

Met Office forecasters said there is a risk of showers developingafter 12pm.

They said: " Any early cloud should rapidly break and thin to allow long sunny spells to develop, although with a risk on an isolated thunderstorm. Very warm or hot with light winds. Maximum Temperature 29 °C.”

Devon seeing temperatures of 22C on Monday and Tuesday.

Thundery showers are also possible going into the week but temperatures areexpected to pickup again on Thursday.

The forecaster for the Exeter-based office said Monday to Wednesday will see “sunny spells but also a risk of an isolated thunderstorm.

“Turning hotter and more humid with more frequent thunderstorms or outbreaks of thundery rain possible on Tuesday.”

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