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Weather for the next five days - EC1

Today

Partly Cloudy

Max temp
26
Min temp
17
Wind
NNE
Speed
7

Tomorrow

Sunny

Max temp
28
Min temp
18
Wind
E
Speed
11

Thursday

Sunny

Max temp
27
Min temp
16
Wind
ENE
Speed
11

Friday

Sunshine and Showers

Max temp
26
Min temp
16
Wind
ENE
Speed
9

Saturday

Thunderstorms

Max temp
23
Min temp
16
Wind
NNW
Speed
9

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Sunday, July 20, 2014
Met Office

Don’t worry about the thunderstorms, torrential rain and lightning flashes - another heatwave is just around the corner.

Friday, July 18, 2014
The lightning caused the Streatham house to catch fire (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

A lightning strike caused a fire to break out in Streatham, south London, in the early hours of this morning.

London
Friday, July 18, 2014
This awesome picture of the lightening was taken by @JustinStokes_

This amazing picture was captured by Justin Stokes last night as lightning flashes across the London skyline near Canary Wharf.

London
Friday, July 18, 2014
Temperatures will hit up to 32C (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Hot and sunny weather will see Londoners flocking to parks, beaches and their gardens in droves today as temperatures soar to the highest of year so far.

Met Office
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Bathers enjoy the sun poolside at Brockwell Lido  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

London will hit 32C tomorrow, forecasters say, but the hot weather brings with it a warning from London Ambulance Service.

London Ambulance Service
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
The weather will be wet and warm with thunder storms (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

London and the rest of Britain is set to swelter in temperatures of up to 30C (86F) later this week - but don’t start dusting down the barbecue or planning a trip to the beach.

Met Office
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Today is set to be the hottest day of the year so far in London (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Temperatures could hit 28C in London today as the capital basks in sunshine on potentially the hottest day of the year so far.

Andy Murray
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Spectators on Henman Hill can expect to watch the Wimbledon action in sunshine after forecasters predicted hot weather  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

The sun is set to shine on two of the biggest summer events as forecasters predict hot weather for the start of Wimbledon and Glastonbury.

Andy Murray
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Rain is set to last until the weekend (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Constant rain, cold temperatures and dark clouds are predicted for this week despite June being just around the corner.

United Kingdom
Friday, May 23, 2014
Bank holiday will be wet, say forecasters  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

London’s weather this bank holiday looks set to be colder and more rainy than last weekend’s glorious sunshine.

Met Office
Thursday, May 22, 2014
The shard is struck by lightning (Photo: Michael Hoskinson/AIA Worldwide)

The shard was struck by lightning this afternoon as the good weather of the last week suddenly turned sour.

Monday, May 19, 2014
Forecasters predict high levels of pollution for London today (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Today could be the hottest day of the year so far again but a smog warning has been issued for London.

Thursday, May 15, 2014
A young woman makes bubbles in Victoria Park. A heatwave is predicted for the weeken with temperatures expected to reach highs of 25C in London  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

This weekend London could see temperatures of up to 25C as the capital gets ready to bathe in sunshine on the hottest day of the year so far.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Bookmakers have slashed the odds on it being the hottest Easter ever  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Bookmakers have slashed the odds of Easter being the hottest on record in London as temperatures continue to rise across the capital.

Monday, April 14, 2014
Why not take a trip to Hampstead Heath during the hot weather? (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Temperatures over Easter weekend in London will reach highs of 24C as the good weather forecasted for this week carries on.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Saharan dust combined with pollution from mainland Europe has contributed to one of the worst smogs of the year (Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Millions of people with health problems have been warned not to overdo it as much of the UK continues to experience high levels of pollution.

Monday, March 31, 2014
Forcecasters are predicting smog for London after Saharan dust was found (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Saharan dust whipped up by stormy weather in north west Africa has found its way on to cars across London.

Friday, March 28, 2014
This weekend London could see temperatures double what's normally expected at this time of year (Picture: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Temperatures in London could reach as high as 20C this weekend to coincide with the arrival of British Summer Time.

Thursday, March 13, 2014
The airport posted this picture of the foggy conditions

Dozens of flights at City Airport have been cancelled this morning because of the fog in London.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Tower Bridge emerges from early morning fog on the River Thames (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Commuters should expect travel disruption tomorrow morning as a yellow weather warning for fog in London and the South East has been issued by the Met Office.

Monday, March 10, 2014
Daffodils out in force in St James's Park (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Temperatures will drop back to a more normal spring level this week, forecasters said, after London and other parts of Britain enjoyed their hottest weather of the year yesterday.

Friday, March 7, 2014
Spring is here! (Picture: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire)

Londoners could bask in temperatures of up 18C this weekend as spring tightens its grip on the country.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
London can expect a balmy weekend (Picture: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Temperatures in London could reach as high as 17C this weekend, forecasters have said.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning (Picture: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

There could be snow in the London and South East region later this week, according to the Met Office.

Friday, February 14, 2014
Flooding in Whyteleafe near Croydon, south London (Picture: Leah Dias)

Only two London boroughs have no homes at high risk of flooding, according to data obtained by the London Assembly.