This is the weather forecast for South Shields on Wednesday, September 18

South Shields has certainly enjoyed a balmy start to the week.

Thanks to Jim Wilkinson for this colourful picture of flower beds outside The Marsden Inn, in South Shields.
Thanks to Jim Wilkinson for this colourful picture of flower beds outside The Marsden Inn, in South Shields.

But will the warm weather continue on Wednesday, September 18, with the month more than halfway over?

Experts at the Met Office estimate that the area will enjoy sunny intervals throughout a dry day with temperatures reaching highs of 16 degrees Celsius.

Conditions are likely to be even warmer as the week progresses with clear skies and temperatures topping 18 degrees Celsius to be enjoyed from Thursday to Saturday.