Headline: Early wintry showers soon clearing, then brightening up.
Today: A cold and cloudy start with some wintry showers, and possible ice on untreated surfaces. Showers soon clearing, then brightening up to give some sunshine by afternoon, and just the small risk of a coastal shower. Maximum Temperature 4C.
Tonight: Increasingly cloudy this evening, with outbreaks of rain and drizzle spreading from the west overnight. Some snow likely on hills at first, but temperatures slowly rising after an early frost. Minimum Temperature -2C.
Friday: Rather cloudy and breezy with some rain or drizzle, especially in the west, with eastern parts seeing some drier and brighter spells. Milder than of late. Maximum Temperature 11C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday: Saturday windy with outbreaks of rain spreading east. Sunday colder with sunshine and blustery wintry showers. Monday starting frosty, then rain spreading east, preceded by sleet or snow in places.