Weather video: Skegness boating lake at 8am

DENSE fog hung over Skegness first thing on Thursday morning (March 15) - but forecasters predict that the area will enjoy long spells of sunshine this afternoon.

Temperatures are expected to rise to around the mid to high teens in any sunshine, helped in part by a mild southerly breeze.

The sunshine is expected to continue into Friday, with sunny spells forecast in a strengthening south-westerly wind.