This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies. OK

Scratchbox - March 17, 2018
Issued: 12:47hrs Friday 16th March 2018

Garry: Amber warnings for snow & ice are in force for Saturday evening and night for central-northern England and the south- east. Accumulations of 5-10cm possible. Beware of travel problems.

Issued: 10:19hrs Friday 16th March 2018

Garry: Areas of rain and hill snow for northern regions. Drier toward the south this morning, but some heavy showers breaking out.

Issued: 07:30hrs Friday 16th March 2018

Simon: A cold weekend ahead with a risk of snow. Eastern and southern areas most at risk. Note we don't expect this to be as severe as a couple of weeks ago, but still bitterly cld with snow for many parts of England, Wales and eastern Scotland.

Issued: 16:30hrs Thursday 15th March 2018

Matt: Wet weather becomes slow moving across parts of the north and east, cold and windy here too. Showers in the south-west continue overnight, but with clearer intervals in-between. Milder further south and west.

Issued: 14:09hrs Thursday 15th March 2018

Matt: Rain continues to be slow-moving across parts of S Scotland, N England and E England. Much milder in the south and west with sunshine and showers, colder in the north. Temperatures recently 14°C in Gloucestershire but just 4°C at Newcastle!

Issued: 11:42hrs Thursday 15th March 2018

Matt: Showery weather dominates across more southern and south-western areas this afternoon, mild here as well, recently 12C in Bournemouth. Colder in the north though with further rain across S Scotland, N England and E England, windy in the north too.

Issued: 07:59hrs Thursday 15th March 2018

Matt: A cold and wet start to Thu across central areas as a band of rain slowly moves northwards across N Ireland, S Scotland, N England, Midlands and E England, windy ahead of this. Drier and brighter weather into the south-west this morning, but showers soon developing.

Issued: 13:44hrs Wednesday 14th March 2018

Simon: Breezy weather for all this afternoon, a risk of gales in the west. It stays wet in Ireland with some outbreaks of rain on western coasts of England and Wales. This rain tracking slowly east overnight.

Issued: 07:02hrs Wednesday 14th March 2018

Simon: A mild and dry day ahead for most. Rain cross Ireland and reaching the western coasts and hills. Breezy for all.

Issued: 16:01hrs Tuesday 13th March 2018

Simon: A pleasant afternoon and evening for many parts of the UK, although thicker cloud and rain is approaching Ireland.

Issued: 09:55hrs Tuesday 13th March 2018

Simon: Focus is still on the return of 'The Beast From the East' this weekend. There is a risk of bitterly cold conditions for a while with snow, especially in England, Scotland and eastern Wales.

Issued: 07:28hrs Tuesday 13th March 2018

Simon: Overnight rain should be clearing southeast England fairly quickly and then most are in for a dry day. Just a few spots of rain on western hills and coasts at first. More rain into west Ireland this evening.