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Cold and bright with wintry showers.

An icy start in the north after heavy overnight snow in places. Severe gales across eastern England, but winds easing through the day. Bright spells across the UK with wintry showers, most frequent and heavy in the north and west.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain
Ullapool - Partly Cloudy
Scrabster - Heavy Snow
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Thick Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Partly Cloudy
Northampton - Partly Cloudy
Oban - Thick Cloud
Plymouth - Partly Cloudy
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
2°C 36°F Belfast
Cardiff 7°C 45°F
1°C 34°F Edinburgh
8°C 46°F London
3°C 37°F Hull
Manchester 3°C 37°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 0°C 32°F

UK Forecast Video

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Last updated 00:07 GMT, Thursday 18 Jan

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Finnart -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Scarborough -1°C 30°F
  3. 3 Kilmarnock 0°C 32°F
  4. 4 Boscombe Down 0°C 32°F
  5. 5 Holmer Green 0°C 32°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 11°C 52°F
  2. 2 Guernsey Airport 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Manston 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Crawley 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Hertford 7°C 45°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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