THE MET Office has confirmed cloud and spells of rain this week across Wrexham and Flintshire. 

Across Wales, today (Monday, April 8) will start cloudy with outbreaks of rain in the west which will turn heavy at times and will become more widespread by the afternoon.

Winds will increase with gales possible along exposed coasts during the evening. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Later tonight, we'll see a windy end to the day with outbreaks of rain continuing throughout the night, becoming heavier and more persistent by dawn. Minimum temperature 4 °C.

Tomorrow (April 9) will see an unsettled start with strong winds and heavy rain, turning more showery through the afternoon with some brighter intervals developing.

It will feel cooler with winds easing during the evening. Maximum temperature 12 °C.

Confirming the outlook for Wednesday onward, a Met Office spokesperson said: "Chillier and drier to start on Wednesday ahead of further rain arriving from the west.


"Rather cloudy on Thursday and Friday with rain or drizzle at times. Feeling warmer."

A flood alert has also been issued for areas around the River Dee in Llangollen to Trevalyn Meadows.

River levels are expected to be above normal with flooding of low-lying land and roads to be expected, according to Natural Resources Wales.