WEATHER: Sunshine and showers for Nottinghamshire today

The Met Office has forecast sunshine and 'potentially heavy' showers throughout the day.

Today will be cloudy at first, with any overnight showers clearing soon after dawn.

This beautiful picture of Newstead Abbey's waterfall was taken by Instagram user @ayup_me_duck

This beautiful picture of Newstead Abbey's waterfall was taken by Instagram user @ayup_me_duck

Later becoming dry and bright with sunny spells, but further scattered showers developing from mid-morning, some of these maybe becoming heavy for a time.

Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Dry overnight once any lingering showers die out.

Clear spells developing in light winds, leading to a chilly night for some rural spots.

Minimum temperature 8 °C.