Hot but rainy Saturday forecast for Lincoln, followed by two sunny days

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People in Lincoln are set to have a hot but rainy Saturday, when the Met Office are forecasting heavy, thundery showers in the afternoon and evening.

Forecasters expect temperatures in Lincoln to soar to 25°C on Friday, and up to 26°C on Saturday. But they expect heavy rain from 1pm up to at least 11pm.

The Met Office forecast for Lincoln this Bank Holiday weekend.

The rain should be gone by Sunday, Met Office forecasters say. The rest of the Bank Holiday should be rain-free in the city as the clouds move south, with temperatures expected to peak at 21°C and a much cooler Monday at just 16°C.

The band of rain moves south on Sunday and Monday, the Met Office said.