A strong and very cold wind today. The air originates from the Arctic, bringing a significant wind chill to already struggling temperatures. Highs of 5C but feeling like 0C.
Most of the region will be dry and bright, with a good deal of sunshine.
The combination of cold air, clear skies and the winds easing a little means a widespread frost tonight. Typically temperatures will dip below freezing with the chance of a -5C over the Pennines.
A marked wind chill develops this week as winds increase
Clocks go forward one hour tonight
High pressure keeps our weather settled for the remainder of the bank holiday weekend. Hard frosts and sunny spells .