A cold, frosty but bright start with a good deal of sunshine.
During the afternoon winds will freshen for coasts and more cloud will develop in the east.
It should remain dry and bright with continued sunny spells, especially in the west.
Highs 6/7C but a freshening easterly breeze.
According to provisional Met Office statistics this has been the coldest March for 50 years.
A selection of you pictures showing this weekend's windy weather
As High Pressure and settled weather south & east, milder and (eventually) more unsettled conditions develop from the south and west.