Cloudy with heavy rain later. Turning colder overnight.
Today: Generally cloudy with patchy rain through much of the day, a band of occasionally heavy rain then moving southeast through the afternoon and early evening. Clearer skies possible in the west towards dusk as winds start to ease. Maximum Temperature 11C.
Tonight: Drier, clear but colder conditions spreading to all parts through the evening. Becoming cloudier and breezier around midnight, with occasionally heavy and wintry showers by dawn. Minimum Temperature 0C.
Thursday: Cold on Thursday morning, but windy towards the coast with occasionally heavy and wintry showers slowly clearing. Brighter through the afternoon but further wintry showers possible. Winds easing. Maximum Temperature 5C.
Outlook for Friday to Sunday: Dry, cold and bright Friday. Bright but cold again Saturday, maybe sleet on western hills. Staying cold Sunday with rain and perhaps sleet on hills later. Widespread overnight frosts.
UK Outlook for Sunday 20 Jan 2019 to Tuesday 29 Jan 2019: Sunday will be cold across the UK, but for many it will be dry; brightest in the southeast. Some light rain or sleet is possible in the southwest at first; then a band of rain, sleet and snow is likely to spread across the northwest later, moving erratically southeast. Overnight frost and freezing fog patches are likely overnight into Monday. Cold weather is likely to continue through mid-week, remaining unsettled and at times windy with fronts spreading southeast across the UK bringing rain, sleet and snow. Snow is most likely over north and eastern areas and over high ground. Similar cold conditions are likely to remain in place until the end of the period, interspersed with brighter showery spells, although these could also be wintry. Overnight frosts will remain likely.
UK Outlook for Wednesday 30 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 13 Feb 2019: Cold but changeable conditions will be in place at the start of the extended outlook with spells of strong winds and rain, turning to snow at times. Overnight frosts are likely and snow, mainly over higher ground in the north, but with an increased risk to lower levels. The details of any disruptive snow remains uncertain. Milder, wetter interludes are possible, most likely in the south but with these comes an increased risk of snow and ice further north.