Skinny dipper makes a splas as Brits soak up the Granthshala before rain hits

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A Skinny Dipper made the most of 24C sunshine this afternoon before widespread heavy rain, flooding and power outages.

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Starkers swimmers made a splash before severe weather floods ravaged Britain yesterday, while fellow beach-goers packed the sand to soak up the final rays.

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Suelli Silva and Stuart Henderson outside their beach cottage in Bournemouth, DorsetCredits: BNPS
Maybe in the last day of summer season people are enjoying the glow

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Maybe in the last day of summer season people are enjoying the glowCredits: BNPS
A skinny dipper after swimming in Bournemouth, Dorset

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A skinny dipper after swimming in Bournemouth, Dorsetcredit: w8media

The man was one of many enjoying a Saturday on the coast during the last blast of summer.

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Crowds flocked to Pebbles in Brighton, East Sussex, while others went for a dip in Bournemouth, Dorset.

Temperatures are set to reach a high of 24C in the Southeast today, making it even hotter than Porto, Portugal, where it will struggle to surpass 21C.

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This rain will be even warmer than 22C in Bilbao, Spain, before feeling more autumn tomorrow during September’s torrent.

The Meteorological Department has warned that there is a possibility of rain on Sunday as two inches of rain is going to fall “in a short time”.

Yellow weather warnings continue for the eastern part of the country, with “heavy rain” approaching.

There is a risk of local flooding and travel disruptions, as well as power cuts and loss of other services for some homes and businesses.

A weather forecaster said: “A band of rain and heavy, thunderstorms will gradually move eastwards from Sunday and move slowly over the highlighted area later in the day.

“Where these showers are slow-moving, 30 to 40 mm of rain can fall in a relatively short period of time, flooding surface waters and disrupting transport.”

Weather warnings are in effect for much of eastern England, as far as Newcastle reaching the south coast.

‘big flow’

Meteorological Office forecaster Alex Deakin said, “The main three elements of the weather will be fog conditions in the morning, some heavy rain around – in fact, some big rain is likely, but by no means all – and something warm around.” There will be sunshine too.

“Basically, we are expecting a higher chance of seeing some more clouds and some heavy rain on Sunday.

“Some big rain is possible. There could be a lot of rain in a relatively short period of time.”

However, there is a possibility that the glow may return next week.

Temperatures have been significantly warmer than normal for the first half of September, about three degrees above the month’s long-term average.

And it could continue with expected “fine” conditions and “sunny sunshine” from Monday.

Today the temperature in the southeast will reach the highest level of 24C

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Today the temperature in the southeast will reach the highest level of 24Ccredit: w8media

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A foggy morning in Abington Park, Northampton

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A foggy morning in Abington Park, Northamptoncredit: Alamy
Heavy rain and floods to come on Sunday

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Heavy rain and floods to come on Sundaycredit: Alamy
Swimmers playing ball in the calm sea at Weymouth in Dorset

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Swimmers playing ball in the calm sea at Weymouth in Dorsetcredit: Alamy
Yellow weather warning for rain in effect for Sunday

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Yellow weather warning for rain in effect for Sundaycredit: weather office
A wonderful day to spend at the beach

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A wonderful day to spend at the beachCredits: BNPS

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