Mansfield is set to enjoy one of its warmest days of the year so far today as plume of hot air from the Mediterranean envelops the UK.
Warm sunshine will dominate throughout today with temperatures peaking at around 24C this afternoon.
Despite a slight blip in the weather on Thursday and Friday the hot and sunny weather will return to Mansfield on Saturday.
Saturday will see temperatures of 22C and 23C on Sunday. Next Monday is set to be even hotter with forecaster predicting 25C.