Wet weather expected for Portsmouth as spring officially arrives

It might be the first day of spring today, but for people in Portsmouth the weather doesn't look like brightening up just yet.

Monday, 20th March 2017, 10:44 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 11:01 am

The Met Office is forecasting light rain to fall in our area this week.

Wet weather is expected throughout today, as well as on Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecasters say temperatures could reach 11C, and we could see winds of up to 22mph in Hampshire.

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But there is good news for the weekend though, as the sunny weather is finally expected to break through.

While it might not exactly be beach weather, temperatures could be up to 13C with clear skies as well.