Hurricane Gert aftermath could bring WARMEST DAY of the month in UK

HurricaneGETTYThe aftermath of Hurricane Gert is expected to bring tropical weather to parts of the UK

The Met Office said August's patchy weather will continue this weekend, with the North of Britain likely see a cloudy and rainy Saturday but a drier Sunday with some sunshine.

By contrast, the South of England will mostly see a sunny, dry Saturday and a cloudy, showery Sunday.

The remnants of Hurricane Gert could bring more "tropical and humid" conditions to southern and eastern parts as Sunday ends, said meteorologist Charlie Powell.

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The hurricane is expected to be "wrapped up in existing pressure" and weakened as it moves across the Atlantic Ocean, likely bringing humidity and balminess to the South.

If the weather hits 26C (78.8F) or 27C (80.6F) on Monday, that will make it the warmest day of August.

Though potentially salvaging summer for the South, it could end up bringing wind

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