It is time to get the beach clothes ready as the Met Office confirms a sunny warm spell of weather on the horizon.

Today will have sunshine and light winds, with it feeling warm along the coast, which will see the best of the sunshine.

Wednesday will arrive with the chance of early mist patches, however these will clear leaving a clear blue sky over the county. While cloud will increase a little during the day it will stay warm in the sunny spells with a maximum temperature of 19 °C.

The outlook for Thursday to Sunday is for more fine, warm and dry weather, with temperatures nudging 20 °C with long sunny spells developing.

Thunderstorms culd bring the bout of good weather to an end on Monday next week.