Scratchbox - March 21, 2018
Issued: 13:58hrs Wednesday 21th March 2018
Simon: Drizzle this afternoon in parts of northern England, mostly the northeast and over hills. Further rain in western and southern Scotland as well as Northern Ireland, but this should ease.
Issued: 06:45hrs Wednesday 21th March 2018
Simon: rain this morning into western Scotland, becoming heavy at times. The winds increasing here. Bit of rain for Northern Ireland too. Becoming damp across northern England this afternoon but staying dry to the south.
Issued: 16:35hrs Tuesday 20th March 2018
Simon: As skies clear tonight there is likely to be a frost forming.
Issued: 10:09hrs Tuesday 20th March 2018
Simon: Cloud in eastern England is gradually edging west, although a lovely morning Ireland and Scotland.
Issued: 15:52hrs Monday 19th March 2018
Simon: An area of increased cloud affecting eastern coasts tonight, but for most it will be clear with a severe frost.
Issued: 11:48hrs Monday 19th March 2018
Simon: A brighter afternoon for many with the best sunshine I the east. Still a keen northeast wind making it feel chillier to the east and south. Snow flurries continue on southern coasts of England.
Issued: 07:41hrs Monday 19th March 2018
Simon: Snow this mornings across the far southwest and affecting the far southern coasts of England. Drier elsewhere and a brighter day overall. Still cold for the time of year.
Issued: 16:01hrs Sunday 18th March 2018
Matt: Further snow continues to affect SW England with local disruptions here. Flurries continue across parts of S Scotland and N England, along with SE England as well. All areas cold and with many areas now likely to experience an 'ice day' with temperatures soon falling ahead of a cold night.
Issued: 12:30hrs Sunday 18th March 2018
Matt: Snow showers continue across parts of S Scotland and down into N England, while snow also continues across some southern areas of Wales and particularly SW England. The remainder of England is overcast, but now mainly dry with the exception of a few snow flurries. Many areas remain very cold.
Issued: 07:54hrs Sunday 18th March 2018
Matt: Good morning. A distinctly wintry morning for many this morning with overnight snow continuing across many areas, especially across Wales and SW England, along with parts of N England and E Scotland. Even where there is no snow it is a very cold start with a widespread harsh frost and ice.
Issued: 15:24hrs Saturday 17th March 2018
Matt: Snow showers will continue into this evening across many eastern areas of England, spreading well inland and with also some longer spells of snow beginning to develop across more central and southern areas of England and Wales further into the overnight period.
Issued: 10:48hrs Saturday 17th March 2018
Matt: Snow showers continue across many eastern areas of England and Scotland with some longer spells of sleet and snow across some southern counties of England but with plenty of fine weather though across more western areas of the British Isles. Cold and windy for many.
Issued: 07:56hrs Saturday 17th March 2018
Matt: Morning all. A case of 'doing it all over again', to an extent, as the easterly winds continue to usher in the very cold air this morning. Snow showers in evidence across many eastern areas of Scotland and England and these will continue to spread westwards this morning.