Scratchbox - January 20, 2018
Issued: 14:54hrs Saturday 20th January 2018
Matt: Patchy rain, sleet and snow now clearing southwards and the scene is set for a very cold night ahead tonight, especially rurally across Scotland and N England, potentially the coldest night of the winter so far. This ahead of rain, sleet and snow through Sunday.
Issued: 13:00hrs Saturday 20th January 2018
Matt: Rain, sleet and snow continue to move south-eastwards, slowly, across some central and southern areas of England and Wales. Fine weather persists across all of Scotland with plenty of winter sunshine.
Issued: 10:08hrs Saturday 20th January 2018
Matt: Wintry mix continues across some central areas of the British Isles with snow being reported across parts of NW England and Wales in particular. Fine weather continues across Scotland though with some sunshine here. Mild in the far SW, otherwise remaining cold for many areas.
Issued: 08:42hrs Saturday 20th January 2018
Matt: Morning to all. Very cold start locally across Scotland -8C in a few places including Loch Glascarnoch. Patchy rain, sleet and snow now moving SE across parts of England and Wales. Dry though across most of N England and Scotland, but with wintry flurries into NW England.
Issued: 14:40hrs Friday 19th January 2018
Matt: Wintry conditions continue across northern and western areas this evening. Risk of disruptive snow across parts of SW Scotland in particular, but with much of Scotland, N Ireland and NW England seeing snow showers and some accumulations. Fair weather continues in the south and east.
Issued: 11:15hrs Friday 19th January 2018
Matt: Wintry showers continue across the north and west, some particularly heavy snow showers now moving into W and SW Scotland, N Ireland and more developing across parts of NW England too.
Issued: 08:51hrs Friday 19th January 2018
Matt: Wintry showers, these falling as snow continue across W and SW Scotland, N Ireland and parts of NW England. The showers here set to become more frequent and of significance as the morning progresses.
Issued: 07:56hrs Friday 19th January 2018
Simon: Chilly again through today with some wintry showers in the west. Best sunshine to the east.
Issued: 15:22hrs Thursday 18th January 2018
Simon: Still showers through this evening and overnight on western coasts and hills. Away from these areas skies will clear and winds will ease allowing a widespread frost to form. Watch for icy roads and pavements too.
Issued: 08:22hrs Thursday 18th January 2018
Simon: Overnight gales have now eased and we are in for a day of sunshine and showers. Most of the showers affecting western and northern areas.
Issued: 03:34hrs Thursday 18th January 2018
Simon: Gusting winds of over 70mph, Here is the overnight gusts map.
Issued: 12:00hrs Wednesday 17th January 2018
Simon: Showers continuing to ease the afternoon, although still some heavy snow showers in western Scotland.
Issued: 07:40hrs Wednesday 17th January 2018
Simon: Get set for severe gales crossing Southern Ireland this evening, then England and Wales overnight, together with some heavy bursts of rain and snow in southern Scotland and parts of northern England.
Issued: 07:26hrs Wednesday 17th January 2018
Simon: Further heavy snow showers in western Scotland this morning, but the good news is these should become more scattered during today.
Issued: 12:58hrs Tuesday 16th January 2018
Simon: More heavy snow showers this afternoon across northern and western parts of the country this afternoon. Windy conditions too. Drier east and south.
Issued: 07:45hrs Tuesday 16th January 2018
Simon: A windy day today with gabs in the west and frequent wintry showers. Eastern areas tending to see the best sunshine. Bitterly cold in the wind.