Sunday, 18 February, 2018

Met Office issues new weather warning for snow and ice in Aberdeen

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Cassandra Gardner | 11 February, 2018, 05:10

"This will result in falling temperatures and icy patches are likely to develop on some untreated surfaces, especially where any wintry showers lead to wash off of previous treatment".

Saturday is forecast to be cloudy with outbreaks of rain and, although there will be drier intervals during the day, there will be a spell of persistent (and heavy) rain spreading from the west through the late afternoon and evening.

Half term week is going to be wet, windy, snowy and bitterly cold.

'Most of us will see snow and rain, and there's going to be a lot of wind. Wind will be a feature later in the day. Isolated showers will continue into the afternoon. Inland the winds will be more breezy at around 15 miles per hour and gusts of 25.

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Sunday is expected to be very cold with a mix of bright or sunny spells and showers of rain, hail, sleet and snow with a slight risk of thundery burst.

Monday will be cold, with highest temperatures of 4°C to 7°C.

A Met Office spokesman said: 'Scotland will have the best of the weather today but there is a snow and ice warning for Eastern Scotland and Northern England'. Download it today and continue to enjoy STV News wherever you are. Temperatures in the north will be 8C at their highest, with the south-west enjoying slightly higher temperatures of 12C. Highest temperatures of 3 to 6 degrees with moderate westerly breezes.

The rain will clear eastwards early tonight and winds will ease somewhat, however, wintry showers will move in from the west, turning increasingly to snow overnight.

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