IT is expected to be predominantly wet and windy in Dorset this week after a dry start.
Today the forecast is for mostly dry and cloudy conditions with a maximum temperature of 15C.
But by Tuesday the wind is expected to pick up, with gusts up to 36mph, accompanied with showers and only short spells of sunshine breaking through.
Temperatures are expected to remain a mild 15C for the rest of the week, although will drop to as low as 6C overnight.
20th August 2014