This Evening and Tonight:
Heavy and persistent rain will clear during the early hours. Remaining windy, but less so once the rain clears. Drier and clearer thereafter with scattered showers, possibly wintry over higher ground as it turns colder throughout the night. Minimum temperature 2 deg C (36 deg F).
Sunny spells and scattered showers, locally heavy and wintry, mainly over higher ground. Remaining very windy and feeling cold. Maximum temperature 8 deg C (46 deg F).
Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:
Lighter winds on Christmas Day with sunshine and showers, locally wintry, particularly over hills. Further sunshine and showers on Thursday before rain arrives later. Windy with rain or showers Friday.