An improving story for a time this afternoon.
After a wet & windy start skies will brighten despite winds remaining strong.
This evening and overnight many eastern parts will remain dry and clear with a touch of frost possible.
Showers will develop in the west this evening and they could well turn to sleet and snow over higher ground.
After a week of very wintry weather across the region we have been left with some stunning scenes. Here are just a few of them.
Weather pictures: How are our animals coping in the cold and snowy conditions. Here are some of your pictures.
Wintry pictures from across the region.