Blustery showers overnight for New Year's Eve

This Evening and Tonight:

All areas remaining rather breezy this evening, with clear spells and scattered, blustery showers. These showers are likely to be heavy at times, with a risk of hail and thunder, but should have largely died out by dawn. Minimum temperature 3 deg C (37 deg F).

Wednesday:

Persistent and occasionally heavy rain spreading northeastwards through the morning bringing strengthening winds, with gales in exposed parts. This rain clearing to leave sunshine and blustery showers through the afternoon. Maximum temperature 12 deg C (54 deg F).

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining unsettled and often windy, with showers or longer spells of rain, which are likely to turn heavy at times. A continuing risk of gales.