Watch: Your latest North East weather forecast on Thursday, December 23

The latest weather forecast for the North East

It looks like we will be having a wet and cloudy start to the day across most of the region with temperatures reaching highs of just six degrees.

Durham will be slightly lower at five degrees, but Northumberland could see temperatures as low as three.

Looking into the weekend, the change of rain will be lower but that cloud will continue.

We could see some sunshine in some parts of the region as well and temperatures will reach a high of seven degrees with lows of three in Northumberland.

Taking a look at the five day forecast, it will start out very wet and cloudy with temperatures at around six degrees.

On Christmas Day, we could see some sunshine though those clouds and that chance of rain will be very low.

Over the bank holiday the chance of rain will stay low but it will continue to be cloudy. Temperatures will stay at around five and six degrees.