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UK Forecast - February 27, 2017
Mild and cloudy
Drizzle in west

Tuesday
A cold morning across much of England, Wales and eastern Scotland with icy roads and pavements at first. A small area of low pressure close to western Scotland bringing rain here and through Northern Ireland too. This turns to snow, especially on high ground, although there could be some brief accumulations at low levels too. It will become increasingly windy here during the morning. This area of wind, cloud, rain, sleet and snow will be tracking eastwards through the morning to be into northwest England and western Wales by lunchtime. The area of precipitation crosses northern England and north Wales through this afternoon, again falling as sleet and snow, mostly on hills. Brighter, colder weather follows into Scotland and Northern Ireland, although showers acros Ireland, especially the west. A cold day with highs at 6 to 9C.


Tuesday Night
A wet evening across northern England, Wales and parts of the Midlands with showery outbreaks of rain, sleet and snow here. These should fade from most areas during the early hours, although always some showers affecting western coasts and hills of Wales. Further showers in northern Scotland, some of them heavy and wintry. Elsewhere mostly dry with some clear skies and a touch of frost. Lows at 1 to -3C.


Wednesday
A weak ridge of high pressure brings a mostly fair day across northeast England. Rain arrives through southern Ireland and Wales as well as southwest England, becoming heavy at times in the south. This is going to be edging eastwards through the day. Heavy showers affecting northern Scotland where they will be falling as snow on the hills. Becoming milder in the west as the rain arrives, but cooler to the east. Highs at 4 to 8C for most, although 11C in southwest England.


Thursday
Low pressure is going to be centred to the northwest of Scotland on Thursday. A weak ridge of high pressure builds over eastern areas with a moist southwest flow affecting all. There will be a fair amount of cloud and some outbreaks of rain and drizzle in the west, low cloud affecting the hills. Eastern areas stay cloudy and rather breezy, although some bright spells may break through in the afternoon. Highs at 7 to 11C.


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