Weather: Looking ahead

Looking ahead Photo: Mike Harris

Tonight:

Heavy rain more widespread for a few hours this evening, with strong to gale southeast winds locally severe.

The winds veering southwest, severe at first but easing by morning.

The rain clearing to blustery showers, wintry on high ground later. Minimum temperature 2 °C.

Tomorrow:

Bright but cold day with sunny spells.

Blustery showers, mostly over the west.

Snow higher ground and even temporary accumulations to lower levels.

Strong, gusty southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.