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NI Weather: Warning for heavy rain then snow and ice

NI Weather: Warning for heavy rain then snow and ice”

Rain will spread from the west to the east. Snow and sleet will fall in many areas as temperatures will drop to -3 degrees again.

Tonight will see more frost and icy patches develop after dark, and it is expected that we will see rain at some stage.

Accumulations of rain of up to 35mm, thunder and flooding are expected over the 24hours.

Met office forecasters told Brits to brace for travel chaos, with icy roads and strong winds set to bring traffic to a standstill in places.

Daytime temperatures only 1 to 4 degrees with a wind chill effect from a gusty west to northwest wind.

Heavy hail and snow showers are expected to fall on Sunday and continue through until around 3pm on Monday afternoon.

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According to Met Éireann, rainfall this afternoon and evening will give a total 24-hour rainfall accumulation for Saturday of between 25 and 35 mm.

Forecasters expect frequent, heavy hail and snow showers overnight and throughout the day, leading to snow accumulating on many surfaces from 6am onwards.

But the says conditions are set to improve across the nation as rain and cold moves eastward off the coast, allowing for highs of 7C in London, 4C in the north of England and 3C in Scotland later tonight.

They added: "Long spells of sunshine will continue today, broken by showers of rain and sleet". Temperatures in the north will be 8C at their highest, with the south-west enjoying slightly higher temperatures of 12C.

Showers and blustery weather is forecast for the north-west, where the highest temperatures us expected to be around 5C, with the south-west's at about 7C.



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